The golden trimester. The honeymoon period of pregnancy. The highs This is what I was told leading up to this time in my pregnancy, and my own experience was completely in line with this. I have had no major complaints. I feel great, my energy has been excellent, and I’ve been getting a ton done … More Second Trimester – Highs and Lows
I didn’t sleep for two days and my heart rate (according to my Apple Watch) was through the roof while sitting at my desk. I have never been as anxious as I was leading up to this doctor’s appointment. Reminder to self: next time I have a baby the 20 week ultrasound needs to be … More Our 20 Week Ultrasound + Gender Announcement
Those close to Jamie and I have seen firsthand what a year 2017 has been for us. Lots of major milestones happening all at once, it’s literally impossible to slow it down. At the same time I love it, I wish everyone could experience the high on life feeling that I’ve been running on for … More Opting out of the “gender reveal” party..
Picture this, it’s Good Friday, we both have the day off from work, we leave for our honeymoon in less than 48 hours, it’s gorgeous outside and we have no plans for the day. My father-in-law calls and asks if we want to go to a baseball game; sure, why not. We eat some ball … More The most shocking day.. ever.
I’m wondering if this is specific to me, or if others feel this way as well. I’d love to hear that. I’ve noticed a trend on my birthday since I lost my dad in 2012, and that is that the grief hits me like a huge wave. The kind of that knocks you right off … More When grief hits on your birthday..
I decided to start a blog with no real purpose, no “theme,” no real rationale other than I wanted to. So that’s that. Also, today is my birthday, so I it seems right to do what I want with no rhyme or reason on this particular day. Enjoy my personal ramblings, or don’t. xoxo SD