should it matter

this question has been weighing on me lately. it’s very simple, should it matter? let me explain myself a bit first. as i have become more visibly pregnant, i have received a lot of well wishes and congratulations from perfect strangers, new neighbors, and women associated with the team that i am just starting to meet. and while i genuinely appreciate the “congratulations” versus the … Continue reading should it matter

cutest pumpkin in the patch

happy Friday y’all! we are gearing up for a fun, but wet, weekend with my brother-in-law and sister-in-law. i was hoping to hit a few fun fall spots, but looks like we will be playing everything by ear due to the weather. first, i want to say thank you to everyone who read my last post and reached out to me with recommendations and advice … Continue reading cutest pumpkin in the patch

the waiting weeks 3.0: life changes

i’m still working hard to get you guys caught up to the present – 23 weeks. WHAT?! is this normal second pregnancy problems? time is FLYING and i haven’t taken a single bump picture… but first, back to weeks 18-20 aka the waiting weeks 3.0 anyone else a Thomas Rhett fan? the song Life Changes seemed to pretty much be my anthem then (and still … Continue reading the waiting weeks 3.0: life changes

the waiting weeks 2.0: weeks 16-18

weeks 16 to 18 were filled with more waiting, but more “life.” here’s a look back at those weeks while we moved, prepared for an amniocentesis, and house hunted! week 16: on july 27, we headed to our perinatologist in Oakland hoping to be able to have the amniocentesis done this day. i was freshly 16 weeks pregnant and just barely into the window of … Continue reading the waiting weeks 2.0: weeks 16-18