Pregnancy: Halfway There!

There's a real baby in there!

I am completely convinced that you hit a time warp the second you find out you are pregnant and your life stays on fast forward forever after that. With that in mind I know I shouldn't be surprised, but I can't believe this pregnancy is halfway done! I'm 23 weeks on Wednesday and everything is trucking along. How I'm Feeling Physically The nausea that made me want to throw up all day, every … [Read more...]

Scrapping the Sad Stuff

I didn't think about the sad stuff when I started Project Life. I knew I'd be keeping track of our family memories on a weekly basis, but thought it would just be the happy stuff, the cute things the kids say, my adventures in hair, you know the really important stuff. But then I had the miscarriage. And I haven't scrapped for the last three weeks. Even though I have the pictures for those … [Read more...]

Fitness Friday: Week One

I made it through my first week, y'all! I started the weight-loss program through my hospital and it's challenging a lot of my thinking. This week has been pretty big for me though!  Successes Within two days of starting the program, I noticed that the constant swelling of my feet and legs that hasn't gone away since I was pregnant with Tobin went away! My hands are also significantly … [Read more...]

Birthday Party Fun ~ Super Mario Style!

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For two years Nicholas has wanted a Super Mario Birthday Party. I didn't get my act together it time for last year so Sponge Bob stepped in, but this year N got his Mario. As I tend to do for the boys' birthdays, I stuck with solid-colored party supplies with a few of the theme touches to decorate. It seems to be so much less expensive that way (and the kids are still happy). William was so much … [Read more...]