"When are you due?!" "Do you know what you are having?" "Have you picked a name?" 95% of the time, strangers, acquaintances, friends, and family alike will ask these three questions in this specific order. Pretty much word for word. I'm not going to say it's annoying at all - because it's a complete joy… Continue reading What’s in a Name?
Today was one of the most odd days of "Spring weather" I've experienced in a long time. I woke up early (5:20am) and was surprised when I took Georgie outside for "Morning Potty," that it was a comfortable 65 degrees with little to no breeze. An hour later I'm getting ready and hear what sounds… Continue reading Promises and Pictures
I recently participated in a study at Carthage College related to pregnant women and their sense of smell (and got paid a WHOPPING $20 after my two hours of "sniff and tell.") One of the many tasks involved my smelling a scent, followed by my counting backwards from 280 by 2s for a total of… Continue reading 26 Week Potpourri
It's been a busy weekend filled with a hodgepodge of activities, surprises, and emotions. "Hodgepodge" might be a better title for this blog, as I'm anticipating it will be rather disjointed in nature. However, given the level of importance of all of these events in my head (and therefore my desire to document them so… Continue reading Weekend of Blossoms
Have you ever heard of that term before? Babymoon? Before this pregnancy I never had. According to "Google" a babymoon is "...a newly coined term for a period of time both parents take to relax and spend quality time together before the baby is born." AKA - one last pre-baby vacation. Relax? Not really our thing per-say. … Continue reading The Perfect BabyMoon
In case you live under a rock (or maybe are just following my blog, and not my personal Facebook page) the secret is out! As "Auntie Laura" put it so appropriately last night, "Congratulations! You are soon to be outnumbered with three stinky boys in the house!" The real question is, which one will smell… Continue reading The Secret’s Out!
Do you know what one of my favorite simple pleasures in life is? Putting on a brand new pair of socks. When socks are brand new they are extremely soft, thick, and just all around cozy. A week or so ago I ordered a package of new socks (on Amazon... another new favorite simple pleasure… Continue reading New Socks