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2019 Mom Blog Challenge: Postpartum Pt2 – Mental & Emotional Changes

This has been the most difficult change for me postpartum. I’m far more emotional than I have ever been in my entire life (including puberty). While I don’t have PPD (at least not as of yet), I don’t know why, but everything irritates me. I find myself with very little patience and I used to… Continue reading 2019 Mom Blog Challenge: Postpartum Pt2 – Mental & Emotional Changes

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2019 Mom Blog Challenge: January – Self Care + 2019 Goals

So I decided along with a group of awesome moms to take part in the 2019 Mom Blog Challenge created and hosted by Bonnie from Have A Kid They Said. She’s hilarious and awesome, so go check out her blog and Instagram (@haveakidtheysaid), and join us if you’re a fellow momma blogger. January’s topic is… Continue reading 2019 Mom Blog Challenge: January – Self Care + 2019 Goals

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Mommy Life: NICU Story, What to Expect, and Tips on Surviving

Unless you’re having multiples or were told by your OB that your baby may have to spend time in the NICU, people don’t really ever expect their baby to end up there and therefore don’t’ really mentally prepare for it. Not that you can really mentally prepare for it. Baby Boy was considered a late… Continue reading Mommy Life: NICU Story, What to Expect, and Tips on Surviving

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Surprise! Baby Boy is Here: Labor and Birth Story

So our little pumpkin (name will not be used for privacy reasons. I’ll have to think of a cute nickname) decided he didn’t want to wait and graced us with his presence at 34 weeks. Thursday Oct 4th – in the evening I had some serious bleeding. I’ve had bleeding issues in the past, but… Continue reading Surprise! Baby Boy is Here: Labor and Birth Story