15w4d Pregnancy Update

15 Weeks: Baby is the size of an apple

We’re in the second trimester! Now that my nausea has subsided, I have to actually remind myself that I’m pregnant. I mean, yes I have a huge gut, and my cup size has grown almost 3 sizes, and I have recurring headaches and indigestion, and I still get paranoid I’m going to see blood every time I go to the bathroom, but other than that I can hardly remember there’s a baby growing inside of me. I still have fears {Read More}

9w4d Pregnancy Update


Right on the heels of my last update, and as fate would have it my nausea is almost completely gone. Pregnancy is so freaking weird. I never feel “normal”, but I am feeling loads better. I have to constantly sip something or else my mouth waters excessively and I begin to feel sick. I am absolutely exhausted all day long, and I am still not able to sleep well. Still, I would rather feel like this than feel how I {Read More}

7w6d Pregnancy Update


So far, this pregnancy has not been fun. Nausea set in almost two weeks ago, and it’s been agony. The nausea wakes me up at night. It is relentless throughout the day. I feel like I have to keep a trash can between my legs at all times. I dry heave. All I want to do is curl up in bed and cry, but I have a full-time job and a 2-year-old. Even when it’s time for me to rest, I can’t. {Read More}

That Time I Made Noah’s Doctor Appointment All About Me

Noah and Momma

I took Noah to his 2-year checkup two days ago. His shots were current, but he needed to get his finger pricked. They had a hard time getting enough blood to fill the vial, but once they did it seemed like his finger started bleeding like crazy. He didn’t want to keep his band-aid on, and he was throwing a fit. Once we were alone in the exam room, Noah managed to get the band-aid off and started bleeding all {Read More}