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Happy Due Date to Me

11-11. A date I anticipated since my nurse called to tell me I was pregnant on March 9th, my 33rd birthday. A very specific date down to the minute since they knew exactly how old our embryo was. You’re definitely pregnant! Are you ready to…

November 11, 2015

Third Trimester Bumps and Must-Haves

Last one of these trimester wrap up posts! I’m being impatient and not waiting to include my 40 week bump pic in this collage. I am, however, being optimistic that our baby will make an appearance before then, but my midwife tells me most first…

October 30, 2015

36 weeks down, 4 to go

So this post was going to just be a little Instagram update with how many days we have left (26) until a new human comes to live with us, but when it got to two paragraphs long, I decided it would be better to just…

October 16, 2015

Weekly Snaps (and inconsequential chatter)

1. Car seat check 2. Itty Bitty Yoda 3. 35 week bump 4. Clover jumbo hooks I had our car seat installation checked at the hospital. Of course it was installed wrong. The stupid latch system makes no sense. “They” tell you the safest…

October 11, 2015

Weekly Snaps (and inconsequential chatter)

1. Pastries for breakfast 2. Kenosha Pass, CO 3. Mabel being cute 4. Bye feet! More on Instagram My parents just booked their tickets to come out for 2 weeks when the baby’s born! They are staying through Thanksgiving and I’m just so freakin excited.…

September 27, 2015

Deep thoughts about gestating

I’m sitting here, 31 weeks pregnant, baby clothes are getting their first wash with baby safe detergent in the laundry, and I’m still having a hard time believing that in less than 9 weeks an entirely brand new member of our family (and the…

September 10, 2015

Life Lately and Stuff – Approaching 30 weeks!

Hello friends! It’s been a while since I felt like sitting and writing. Is anyone else just totally over summer and ready for the fall? I am dying to put up fall decorations but I’m going to wait till after Labor day. I’ve been busy…

August 30, 2015
baby shower diaper bike

My baby shower

My mom and sister flew out from NY to host my baby shower this last Saturday. They put so much work into it and we had a great time. For the last few weeks my mom would ship out package after package with decorations, gifts,…

August 26, 2015
silvercreek inn bugs

Babymoon fail

This weekend was a total bust. We were booked at a hotel to spend the weekend in Granby, CO for a little babymoon. We wanted to have our “beach” experience at the lake there and rent a boat and spend some time in the…

August 9, 2015
Second trimester must haves for a summer bump

Second Trimester Bumps and Must-Haves (for a Summer Bump!)

WHAT the heck? I made it through most of my 2nd trimester already. I can’t believe how fast this pregnancy seems to be flying by. I’m finally starting to feel less anxious about preterm labor with every week that’s gone by since reaching viability, so at this…

August 5, 2015