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Why complaining makes me happy

I’m an excellent faker.

Surface, social me is deeply devoted to lots of smiling and genuine, Mid-Western eye-contact. My interactions are all unconsciously coated in a thick glaze of I-exist-to-make-sure-you-feel-fantastic. 820 more words

My Life Right Now

Bump Update 39 Weeks

How far along? 39 weeks Almost full term!

Total weight gain/loss: 28-30 lbs

Maternity clothes? Most def on the tops and busting out the nursing bras because they are bigger. 235 more words

Becoming A Mother

2 holidays down, 4 to go!

Well we managed to make it through Christmas eve and Christmas day! Deep down inside I’m hoping you can have your very own special day! Andrew and I know what it’s like to have December birthdays and to share them with the holidays. 41 more words


A weekend of to do's

Getting ready for family company and help for Miss Penelope’s arrival!

The last-minute check list composed prior to labor:

Please clean out at least two drawers for her to use in the dresser in the closet of the nursery (and find a spot for and put up things you took out of dresser) 284 more words

North Cal

Bump Update 37 weeks

2nd official week of maternity leave! This week has been crazy beautiful.  Our cheer squads left for Vegas.  I was a little sad at first that I wasn’t able to attend the competition. 327 more words