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What to do when bringing home a new puppy

We brought home a new puppy on Saturday night! I’ve been really busy preparing for it, and also have been going through a rough patch, so took a break from writing. 2,466 more words

8 Weeks

Pregnancy Month 2 - Sick & Tired

Weeks 5-8

around week 5 I took a basic pregnancy test (or 7), and was so surprised to find out that it was positive! We were so extremely excited, and felt very lucky to find out we were expecting yet again, only a month and a bit after losing our first. 287 more words


8 Weeks and Growing...

I just started going through Shauna Niequist’s new 365 day devotional book called Savor and the last week of devotionals have been all about pain and suffering.  906 more words

Already 2 Months Old!

I can’t believe my little man is 2 months old! He’s growing so fast.  I especially notice how fast he’s growing because when I lay him on my breastfeeding pillow his little feet hang off now and its harder to burp him with the pillow around me because of his long legs.   998 more words

New Mom

8 weeks

Well this post is pretty late. As of today I am actually 8 weeks and 4 days but it has been a rather tough week. The biggest lesson learned this week….having a baby at 31 is so much different than having one at 22! 859 more words


The Embryonic Period (continued)

In my last post, I discussed prenatal development up until the development of the three germ layers.I will now continue…

Within 3 weeks, the baby’s brain is diving into three sections: the forebrain, midbrain, and hindbrain. 241 more words

8 Weeks

In honor of Whitlee turning 8 weeks old today, I’m sharing a progression picture.

She has on the same onesie in both pictures, newborn size. She was 3 1/2 weeks in the first picture and 8 weeks old today in the second. 14 more words