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Skeeter: 18 Months

I don’t normally do regular updates here on Skeeter’s progress, but she’s officially 18 months!  I absolutely encourage the celebration of half birthdays, so we had a wonderful weekend that was capped off with some beautiful fall weather! We started off with a trip to the zoo!  My parents and brother joined us.  Skeeter had …

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NICU Reunion

Last weekend, we had the privilege of attending the NICU Reunion for the Texas Women’s Hospital.  All of the NICU graduates were invited and it was held at the Children’s Museum of Houston.  I hadn’t been to the Children’s Museum since I was a kiddo myself, so I wasn’t sure what to expect…and I was …

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Trendy Tot Tuesday

Happy Tuesday, y’all! This is my first week participating with… I got some really cute toddler clothes this week from Linden, so what better time to share? We’ve already got football season on our minds, so of course we need our Texas gear!! Linden also sent me an iron on patch to try out.  It turned …

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Baby Product Review

I Like Big Bows…

…and I cannot lie. Oh, as if you weren’t singing it too. Disclaimer:  This is my legal mumbo jumbo about how I didn’t receive monetary compensation for this post.  I did receive hairbows though.  Freaking cute hairbows.  And they were in return for my honest, unbiased review.  Return to the regular post now, k? So.  …

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Baby Jail

So with Skeeter officially walking, a few changes had to be made around our house.  First, most of the boxes in the house were unpacked immediately.  I wasn’t totally sure what she’d be getting into if she opened one. Second, I had Mr. BUB install a baby gate on her bedroom.  My plan was to …

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Baby The Voice

Paternity Test?

So in last week’s Life With the BUB’s post, we discussed Skeeter’s strawberry blonde hair.  Specifically the fact that the red hair indicates Usher probably isn’t her father.  You know, it’s the dominant and recessive gene thing.  And it all made sense.  Until this weekend… My father in law added this picture of Skeeter playing with …

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Back to work.

Today is my first day back to work since having Skeeter.  I ended up taking extra time off since she was premature and I’m not able to put her in daycare yet.  Luckily, my mom is a teacher and will be keeping her for at least part of the summer. I write all of my …

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Baby Needs!

So I’ve gotten a couple questions about what baby products I can’t live without.  There are a definitely a few products that I never knew I needed!  Here they are: Fisher Price Rock & Play- this is by far the most used baby product in our house.  Skeeter actually sleeps in it at night.  I …

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Skeeter Updates

Skeeter is now 17 days old! I cannot believe how fast time has flown by. She is growing steadily (3 lbs, 15 oz!) and her bottle feeds are progressing nicely. There’s a chance she’ll come home at the beginning of next week!

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Birth Story

I’ve seen so many bloggers write their birth story and I think it’s such a great opportunity to record it both for me and for little Baby BUB.  I promise there are no gross details in here. On Monday, March 19, I went for a routine doctor’s appointment at almost 32 weeks pregnant.  I had …

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