*Baby Blueberry Birth Week* Hanae's Birth Story

Ready for another second born birth story? This one comes from Sue @ My Musings. Her daughter Hanae was born via a scheduled second c-section, which is exactly what I am having today for Baby Blueberry’s birth (unless something crazy happens between Friday July 17th and now). Anyway – I’ll hand the proverbial mic overContinue reading “*Baby Blueberry Birth Week* Hanae's Birth Story”

The LAST Bump Report: 39 Weeks

Holy cupcake indeed, Batman. This is our last Bump Report folks – the last time I’ll have some reclusive vegetable to compare to my baby and the last week I’ll be carrying said baby in my stomach (that sounds like cause for celebration to me). Seriously I’m all nervous and impatient at the same timeContinue reading “The LAST Bump Report: 39 Weeks”

Aloha Friday: Prioritizing

It’s time for another Aloha Friday, the day that you take it easy and look forward to the weekend, in Hawaii and blog land anyway. As you should know by now, over at An Island Life, Kailani decided that on Fridays she would take it easy on posting and ask a simple question for youContinue reading “Aloha Friday: Prioritizing”

Bump Report: 38 Weeks

In less than two weeks we are going to be a family of four – THAT is just surreal to me right now. Per usual I am this quaint little mixture of impatient and scared shitless. On the one hand, wouldn’t it be wonderful to not be pregnant anymore and get a cute cuddly newborn?Continue reading “Bump Report: 38 Weeks”

The Things I Want To Teach Her

Apparently I’m having a baby. I mean, I know I’m having a baby but you know sometimes it just sort of occurs to you like you maybe hadn’t really really realized it before? That comes in waves for me, this understanding that in a couple months I will be a mother of two. That I’llContinue reading “The Things I Want To Teach Her”

Are You Preventing Your Baby From Sleeping Through The Night? (Contest!)

“Here’s something that may really surprise you: As much as we may want our babies to sleep through the night, our own subconscious emotions sometimes hold us back from encouraging change in our babies’ sleeping habits. You yourself may be the very obstacle preventing you from changing a routine that disrupts your life.” from TheContinue reading “Are You Preventing Your Baby From Sleeping Through The Night? (Contest!)”

I Owe My Unborn Children An Apology

I’m so sorry, future daughter of my imagination and creation of MakeMeBabies.com: Apparently our cute baby making skills have dried up after all our good luck with this one: I thought that given all the good looking siblings your father has, that your odds would be better than this. I had no idea you’d beContinue reading “I Owe My Unborn Children An Apology”

Babywearing Bonanza

Anyone looking into baby wearing or just a really big fan of baby wearing will want to check out the Babywearing Bonanza that Andrea @ Simple Things is hosting this week. There will be several babywearing-related giveaways, articles about babywearing, interviews with babywearing experts and the owners of babywearing companies and more! I know I’mContinue reading “Babywearing Bonanza”