Monthly Archives: July, 2014

“Head down, baby!”

These past few weeks have been a bit of a roller coaster in pregnancy news. Two weeks ago, I had my 34 week check-up at my OB and everything was going well…great heart rate, measuring on track, good blood pressure…then the OB decided to push around on my tummy to check out the baby’s placement …

Continue reading

Early Riser

This is what happens when your toddler wakes up at 5:30 am and you are not ready to face the day yet…

Continue reading

Just a peaceful lunch with my toddler…

So, I am currently sitting at the kitchen table, attempting to feed Lil C lunch. Usually, we just have to deal with toddler ADHD, but today we are also dealing with lack of focus AND potty training. So, between bites, Lil C will say “Have to go pee!” Or “Have to go poopy!” And since …

Continue reading

The newest pregnancy symptom

The phrase “This pregnancy has been a breeze” has been uttered by myself during this pregnancy…never. I’m not going to lie, this pregnancy has been a rough one.  And, the kicker is that I have a pregnancy to compare this one to…and it isn’t a pretty comparison.  This little girl better be damn cute, she …

Continue reading

Time to tone this 32 week pregnant uterus!

So…the pregnancy exercises have not been going..ah hem…well, let’s say I am not super consistent with pregnancy exercises.  So…I have decided to tone up my uterus…by drinking tea!  I was reading up on things that may help make a natural childbirth easier and red raspberry leaf tea kept coming up.  Although it is fairly controversial …

Continue reading