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Appointment Update and Falling in Love With My Doctor

I went to my appointment yesterday at 16 weeks 5 days and everything looked great. My uterus was at 16 inches and the babies heartbeat was in the 150’s again. 669 more words


What even are you?

So earlier today I had a nice 2 hour contraction fest. They weren’t very strong but I could definitely feel them. They were consistent every 6-7 minutes. 231 more words

38 Weeks and A Letter to My Daughter

I reached 38 weeks yesterday and my body is toying with me! I’ve been having practice contractions which make my husband and I so excited and then they stop suddenly and now they’re only happening once a day now. 456 more words

37 Weeks

Yay! Baby Lisk is considered FULL TERM!! His systems are developed enough to sustain himself outside of the womb, it’s simply a waiting game, now. He is over 6 lbs and about 19 inches tall, the size of a honeydew melon. 500 more words

Baby Lisk

Moonbeams and the Moedim Part III

If you haven’t read Part I and Part II of Moonbeams and the Moedim, please start there for the best context. In this post, I had planned to cover the Feast Days within the framework of a human gestation cycle, but I felt it was more important to first lay the foundation of why… 2,173 more words


Alaska Brings Free Pregnancy Tests and Condoms to Bars

An Anchorage, Alaska bar is posting some sobering content in its women’s restroom.

“Remember the last time you had sex? Take a pregnancy test before you drink tonight,” reads a message on a — wait for it — … 325 more words


My Journey to Motherhood Part 2


After our conversation, he agreed and we talked about open adoptions, closed adoptions and foster to adopt. We decided we would look into private adoption first. 931 more words