Category Archives: Pregnancy and Childbirth

My To-Do List Can Wait (I’m Alive and My Baby Is Here)

I looked intently into her deep blue eyes and burst into tears. She was reminding me, just by her very presence, that nothing was more important than her. Why was I feeling pressure to do dishes or laundry? She was … Continue reading

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Welcome to Our World, Dear Baby

I will be taking a break from my blog during January to give birth and bond with our precious baby. I’ll be posting more current updates on Facebook, if you’d like to keep up with the latest news. In the … Continue reading

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I Finally Get to Be a Mom (What a Privilege!)

Since my baby shower, I’ve been reveling in nesting mode. Now eight months into my first pregnancy, my “home body” side has taken over. I’ve spent all the Target and Amazon gift cards we received to buy baby room decorations … Continue reading

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A Precious Unborn Life

I’m at 20 weeks, half way through my pregnancy! I haven’t felt our baby move or kick yet. I’m looking forward to that day. But I’m still enjoying seeing the changes in my body and feel really good most days. … Continue reading

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My Uterine Fibroids Journey (Part 3) – From Infertility to Healthy Pregnancy

The Blue Angels jets thundered over my head, practicing their performance for our local “international” air show last week. I was filled with patriotic pride. Then, I started weeping, thinking about my baby growing up to be a pilot. We … Continue reading

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