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  • Birth Story Part 2

    Before reading Part II, please read Birth Story Part I (…) We called the nurse to do a cervical check. I’m 3.5 cm 50% effaced! No progress! Twelve hours of intense frequent…

  • Birth Plan

    PLEASE READ: I can’t believe I have to make this disclosure but after a lot of initial unsolicited and close-minded (and some helpful and nice) input on the hospital bag post,…

  • 39 Weeks Bump Update

    Before I go into the 39 week update, I’d like to tell you about this dress. It’s a convertible dress from 2chix Maternity that I just received and decided to wear…

  • Photo Share Tuesday: Mom is here

    So finally the day that I didn’t think would ever come is here. My mom has safely arrived from Russia, having endured a 48 hour trip: an overnight train ride, a…

  • Christmas Photos

    This was our first year sending out Christmas cards. It was somehow not important before we had a kid on the way. Now that Alexis is in the picture, we both…

  • Childbirth “Training”

    In one of the posts I mentioned the hours I have to spend a day preparing for childbirth. I’ve often heard the intensity and strength of childbirth is compared to a…

  • 36 WEEK BUMP UPDATE

      It was so cold this morning that I jumped out of bed and quickly put clothes on without realizing that my bra is inside out until I took these pictures-…

  • 35 WEEK BUMP UPDATE {35/35}

    STATS: Her size: We’re a large cantaloupe this week! Getting closer and closer to a watermelon. How far along: 35 WEEKS. Yesterday was the famous 35/35 – 35 weeks along with 35…

  • 34 Weeks: Bump Update

    Check out the left side of my belly- Alexis keeps resting her feet there- it looks funky and uneven.   STATS: Her size: We’re a honeydew this week! Never thought that’d…

  • BUMP UPDATE: 31 WEEKS

    I was thinking about being pregnant and pregnancy in general and I just don’t think I am a fan of this state. I know some women think of their pregnancy in…

  • Wordless Wednesday and Photo Share Tuesday

    Life seemed to have sped up and with only 45 days left until I am full term, certain things are taking priority over others. Labor exercises and relaxation training have taken…

  • Boden Maternity- {Pregnant with Style}

    Welcome to Week 7 of Pregnant with Style feature, a weekly low down on the cutest and little known maternity brands. {Discover other weeks and maternity brands here} Boden is a…

  • Holiday Comforts

    This post is sponsored by Tempur-Pedic, the brand millions of owners trust to deliver their best night’s sleep every night. Enjoy our Buy 2, get 1 free pillow offer now and…

  • 28 Weeks Bump Update – 3rd Trimester

    I am officially in my 3rd (!!!!) trimester! I’m starting to run out of short shorts and tight pants that fit me well for these photos, but I really don’t want…

  • 25 WEEK BUMP UPDATE

      You can always tell if I am having a good day or not, based on my weekly bump photos lol How do you like my Dr Seuss socks? STATS: Baby…