Category Archives: pregnant

And then…

And then there was the time the Dillard’s sales lady laughed at my bra size. Yes. Yes she did. Huge boost to the self esteem. Let me back up. Since my bra supply was depleted I went in search of … Continue reading

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A New Niece or Nephew Soon…

My sister called to tell me today that her water broke. A little while later we heard from her that the contractions were 20 minutes apart. I told my kids who were excited that a new cousin was on the … Continue reading

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My New Favorite Baby Gift

My new favorite baby gift to give is the One Line a Day Memory Book. The concept is so simple and in the same lines with journaling & scrapbooking but IT’s DOABLE for everyone. The idea behind the book is … Continue reading

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Old Wives’ Tale Gender Prediction Test on Etsy!

Do you remember the gender prediction test from my sister’s shower? Well, I’ve finally listed it up on etsy so it’s available for everyone. If you are hosting a gender neutral shower this is the perfect party game to play. … Continue reading

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Food Flags

For my sister’s baby shower we decided on the colors of hot pink and turquoise. Our theme of the event was “What will the baby be?” or “?” since Amanda is choosing to wait to find out if she’s having … Continue reading

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I’m Back

I’ve been missing from here for the last several days since I was furiously preparing for my sister Amanda’s baby shower. I was in charge of decorations so I’ll be sure to share that with you soon. I left on … Continue reading

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Adorable Baby Items on Etsy

I have a new nephew who was born this week. While cruising etsy yesterday I found many adorable gift ideas for the little guy. Have a look… Adri’s Adorables – $6 Pepper Pony – $20 Angie Baby Gifts – $18.50 … Continue reading

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Baby Name Fun

Brandon? Christian ? Bubba? What are your favorite baby boy names? I find it fascinating to learn what a baby’s name is and the reason behind the name. If I could figure out how to make a living by giving … Continue reading

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143 Acts

I am closing in on what was my due date. This pregnancy started with surprise, which led to excitement, which led to fear, which ended in grief. So now only sad memories are associated with this pregnancy and I would … Continue reading

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I Can Handle It

Since I haven’t cut or colored my hair in the last 3 months I decided to remedy the situation. I was beginning to look like a homeless hag so no one complained when I made the appointment and took a … Continue reading

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