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38 Weeks 1 Day and (im)Patiently Waiting

I am 38 weeks and 1 day today….and I am so freaking anxious!  Overall I feel good, but the anxiety of making sure I make it to my sister’s wedding is killing me! Here’s an update on where I’m at!

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I Am NEVER Going To Sleep Again!

As I enter in my final weeks of pregnancy, I generally like to try and stock up on sleep as much as I can.  I start getting pretty tired around 7pm and, with the encouragement of my husband, try to get in bed as soon as the kids are in bed.  Seems like a good… Continue reading I Am NEVER Going To Sleep Again!

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Skincare and Makeup and Target, Oh My!

I finally took the plunge this morning and threw out all of my old beauty products I was holding on to.  I have always love love loved beauty and skincare products, and I’ve always been trying to find that secret combination s to make my skin look flawless.  In doing so, I didn’t realize that… Continue reading Skincare and Makeup and Target, Oh My!

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When Your Day Doesn’t Go as Planned

A quick note on my day today.  I spent the weekend in Michigan hosting my sister’s Bridal Shower.  It was a great time and went really well.  I had to get to the airport this morning by 6am EST (which is 5am “my time”).  I spent the night at my mom’s house in the bedroom… Continue reading When Your Day Doesn’t Go as Planned

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At Least I Try, Right?

Some moms can do it all, and some moms try really hard.  I fall in to the second bucket.  During the weekends, for everyone’s sanity, I try to get the kids out of the house to do something fun in between breakfast and lunch.  Those 4 hours are pretty much the longest hours of the… Continue reading At Least I Try, Right?

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Safe Skin Sunday – Makeup Free Selfie!

Sundays are made for family time, relaxation, and then rabid cleaning and getting the house together for the week.  As I’ve written before, to keep myself sane and be ok with being imperfect, I’ve given up trying to stay up on laundry, vacuuming, dusting, cleaning bathrooms, etc during the week, and catch up on (mostly)… Continue reading Safe Skin Sunday – Makeup Free Selfie!

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I Survived the Bachelorette Party!

When I find out I was pregnant, the first thing that crossed my mind was “Sarah’s going to kill me.”  Sarah is my little sister who just so happened to be getting married about 8.5 months from the day I found out I was expecting.  It has caused a lot of drama and stress in… Continue reading I Survived the Bachelorette Party!