39 Weeks!

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Week: 39 Size:  Watermelon Baby’s job this week:  Shedding vernix caseosa off of his/her skin (white goo) and packing on the pounds.   Symptoms:  So uncomfortable.  Lots of aches and pains in my hips and back. Sleep:  Terrible.  Waking up for 1.5-2 hours each night again.  Mostly stemmed from anxiety and not being able to shut […]

Surprise Baby Sprinkle!

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My most amazing family and friends surprised me yesterday with an adorable and lovely Baby Sprinkle.  Spending time with my closet family and friends is exactly what this momma needed after the very stressful week I’ve had.  My anxiety has been through the roof.  Thankfully, I have a wonderful support system and good ole Facebook to […]

38 Weeks

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Week: 38 Size:  Pumpkin Baby’s job this week:  Shedding vernix caseosa off of his/her skin (white goo) and packing on the pounds. Symptoms:  I have a full blown waddle going on now.  There is no such things as quickly or fast going on physically for me.  Bending down has become chore and why my house is […]

Sweet Potato, Black Bean Tacos

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Growing up when mom made Tuna Noodle Casserole for dinner, we always knew that meant dad was out-of-town.  He wasn’t a fan of tuna but oh how my mom, and we, loved it.  So she would make it when he was away.  The meal I am sharing with you today will probably be that meal for […]

37 Weeks

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Week: 37 Size:  Winter Melon Baby’s job this week:  Baby is now considered full term!  Working on breathing amniotic fluid in and out and putting on the pounds. Symptoms:  The tips of my middle and index finger are numb on my right hand.  It’s super annoying.  I talked with the doctor about it and she […]