Whoa Belly

Gummi Bear, I suppose it hasn’t really dawned on me that I’m ACTUALLY pregnant until seeing my belly recently.  It’s strange to see my body changing so much, yet so exciting knowing that you are in there.  You are growing so much and so fast! I want to fill you in on a few things … More Whoa Belly

And It’s a BOY

Jaxon Alan… It’s perfect, and that’s what your name will be.  No more unrecognizable, unnamed, Gummi Bear-looking “baby creature” in my belly.  You actually have a name now, and you look like a real baby!  You will never understand the weirdness of having an ultrasound at eight weeks pregnant and your baby looks like a … More And It’s a BOY

The “C” Word

C-section. To many of you, this word is what nightmares are made of. “Oh no! I’m going to have a SCAR.” *Gasp* A scar? Seriously? Are you freaking kidding me?! That’s what you are concerned about? How about you worry about getting that CHILD out of your body safely… Mmkay?  How selfish and dumb is … More The “C” Word

The Dishes Can Wait

Adjusting to every day life as a mother has been difficult for me, especially since I am completely obsessive about a clean and organized home. I mean, it’s not always perfectly intact, but clutter and dirt makes me anxious. When my son is chowing down on some sweet potatoes and tosses the dirtied spoon across … More The Dishes Can Wait