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Pregnancy After the NICU

Let’s cut to the chase here- I’m not pregnant.  Nor am I trying to get pregnant.  I know the title of this post may seem a little misleading, but I promise I am going somewhere with it.   As you may already know, Skeeter’s birth was slightly traumatizing.  I’m not going into the details now, but …

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Breaking Up With Ryan Gosling.

So, Ryan Gosling’s abs did me no good with the first gestational diabetes test. Obviously, we had to break up. Any guy who doesn’t want me to eat sweets has no place in my life. Sorry, Ryan. His replacement? See?  Adam Levine wants me to have chocolate! We’ll ignore the fact that he’s barely taller than me…  …

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Baby Pregnancy

27 Weeks.

I am 27 weeks pregnant!  I cannot believe that little Skeeter will be here in 13 short weeks!  Here are my updates: Skeeter is 2 lbs and 14.5 inches long.  Or the size of a head of cauliflower.  Seriously, where do they come up with these comparisons? I failed my first gestational diabetes test.  Dang you Ryan …

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Family Holiday Pregnancy

The day I gave my brother a complex.

I am the oldest of four children. Two girls, two boys. And I firmly believe it is my job to give them all a hard time. It builds character. That’s what the oldest child is for. One of my brothers is your typical teenage kid. His interests include: Working out. Showing off his muscles. Girls. …

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