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Good News?

Well we have had an ultrasound and a doctor’s appointment this week.  The ultrasound shows a healthy growing baby boy with an above average sized head! 588 more words

Pregnancy

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I love how everyone, down to the football players, are rocking their pink gear to raise awareness for this sometimes fatal malignancy in women and men. 321 more words

Health

Another trip to Labor and Delivery

Let me just say I love the hospital our little monkey is going to be delivered at however I am not a fan of the shots of terbutaline I have to get 1-2 times a week. 253 more words

Pregnancy

My Manipulative Miracle

My 4-year-old son, Jacob, was crying that he wanted to go home with me when I dropped him off at daycare this morning.  Our daycare provider and I tried everything to get him to just go inside and play, from offering the cool toys that were available, to showing him the pumpkin he could paint, to offering better bribes – popcorn and a movie and even candy.  586 more words

Motherhood

Good Days and Bad Days

Bed-rest Day 6: Today was a good day. I spent time with my boyfriend and my son. We were able to leave the house and that was nice for me, had to go to the doctor’s office. 331 more words

Pregnancy

Some Days Are Overwhelming

Bed-rest Day 4: Today was one of those days where I felt sorry for myself.  I tried to stay chipper but honestly its too much for me. 403 more words

Pregnancy

"People with low vitamin D die more frequently from heart disease and cancer.

(CBS News) Higher levels of vitamin D may protect people from an earlier death, particularly from cancer and heart disease, suggests a new analysis of existing research. 578 more words

Vitamin D3 And B12