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Hippie Mom

***Disclaimer: this is one of the (many) posts I talk about here that make me cringe. Thank goodness for growth. You live and you learn!***   I’ve joked before that “if you’re not at least 50% more hippie after becoming a mom, you’re doing it wrong.”  I was joking (kind of?) cause who am I… Continue reading Hippie Mom

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Breastfeeding

*** DISCLAIMER: This is one of the posts I talk about here that make me shudder and I have to stop myself from deleting. You live and you learn, right?*** During my pregnancy with Elaina, I heard about all the wonderful parts of breastfeeding.  I mean, I heard “breast is best” before my pregnancy, but I… Continue reading Breastfeeding

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The Psycho Mom’s Anatomy Scan

A while back I wrote about the three types of moms.  How you handle the anatomy scan can point to what kind of mom you are.  This is a story about how the Psycho Mom handles her anatomy scan. The anatomy scan is an ultrasound performed around 20 weeks (about half way through your pregnancy)… Continue reading The Psycho Mom’s Anatomy Scan

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Elaina’s Birth Story

I’ve been thinking a lot about my future labor & delivery with Dane.  What it might be like and what I want to change this time and what I want to keep the same.  So, I thought the first step would be to get all the details of Elaina’s labor & delivery out.  If you’ve ever had… Continue reading Elaina’s Birth Story