Category Archives: New mom

Catching Up

It’s been a while since my last post. Sorry. The last 7 weeks have been crazy busy, full of ups and downs and every time I sat down at my computer to post something I just couldn’t. The words wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Baby Girl is Here!

HandyMan and I are so excited to announce that our much anticipated baby girl arrived this morning. She made her appearance 5 weeks early, but is doing well, weighing in at 5 lbs 1 oz and is 17.5 inches long. … Continue reading

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What I Wish Someone had Asked Me

In my last post I talked about how it took me a few weeks to have the “falling in love” moment with Blue, that it didn’t happen right when he was born. It’s not that I didn’t love him, I … Continue reading

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Falling in Love

Every expecting parent has heard stories from other parents about how they fell in love with their newborn as soon as the baby was placed (plopped?) on the mother’s chest or the first time they held their baby. This is … Continue reading

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One Year Ago Today

Last year, on September 1st, I woke up and it seemed like any other day. I didn’t have to work so I laid in bed for a few minutes before my bladder reminded me that I needed to go to … Continue reading

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Cleanliness is Next to…Impossible?

I have often felt stressed and overwhelmed since having Blue. I look around the house and can see all the things that need to be done…vacuuming, dusting, dishes, laundry, cooking, etc., and on top of those things I have to … Continue reading

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Fast Rides & Scary Things

I remember being in college, and walking around campus on the first warm days of spring while a group of college guys broke out their motorcycles (crotch rockets) for the season. I always thought it looked like so much fun, … Continue reading

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