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Our Nest

The last few months have been a wonderful testament to the love and support of our friends, our family, and our community as we prepare to welcome our little one this June. 514 more words

Becoming A Mother

What to expect - Part 2 : Becoming a parent 

When that little squishy human is placed kicking and screaming in to your arms, you like myself, will hopefully feel deliriously happy, incredibly sore and are face to face with “the fear”. 457 more words

Parent Category

A Reflection On The Strange And Beautiful Mystery Of Wanting A Baby

I cuddled that sweet six-pound baby boy in a dear friend’s hospital room, and for the first time, the miracle of it all – new life – meant something new. 1,565 more words

The oldest.

She’s nearly 7. Seven!

This is my oldest daughter I’m talking about here. She’s nearly 7 years old. Yeesh! I will never forget that afternoon I found out I was pregnant some nearly 8 years ago. 800 more words


Moon Child

Going “public” with this pregnancy has brought a lot of mixed emotions for me. The bigger I get, though, the more real it becomes and I think for all our planning, Daniel and I are actually starting to feel like we might be parents afterall. 372 more words

Becoming A Mother


It’s amazing how early duality of motherhood takes hold. It took me awhile to get comfortable with the idea of becoming a mother, if I’m honest. 283 more words

Becoming A Mother

18 years

18 years ago
I was right here
A different person
But the same me

I was breathing
I was terrified
Realising my life was about to change… 29 more words

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