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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!

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Please Tell Me I Do Not Suck as a Mom

I am writing this blog post today to put it out there.  I feel like things like this happen to the best of us moms, even though we try our hardest to be the best moms possible and not let anything bad ever happen to our kids.  I am writing this so I can get… Continue reading Please Tell Me I Do Not Suck as a Mom

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Lies Moms Tell on Mondays

If you are a working mom like me, you look forward to going in to work on Monday where you can have a small break from all of the demands that the little people you created (or acquired when you got married) put on you.  You come in, put your lunch in the fridge, grab… Continue reading Lies Moms Tell on Mondays

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The Opposite of Health and Fitness

I am just going to put it out there.  In the past three days, I think I have eaten about 25 cookies.  Yes.  2-5.  Twenty Five.  Twenty Five Cookies.  That being said, it’s actually part of my job.  I work for a large CPG company on a very well known brand and I had to taste test some new cookie recipes that will be coming out for the Christmas season.  And when I say “had to test” I really mean that I had to take a bite of each and give my approval.  I did not have to eat the entire cookie.  But I did.  And I am ok with that…until I have to pass my gestational diabetes test in a few weeks.  Then ask me how I’m feeling.  But remember, I’m not perfect.  🙂 Continue reading “The Opposite of Health and Fitness”

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Working Out Isn’t What it Used to Be

I worked out for the first time today in about 5 months.  In February my Morton’s Neuroma flared up so bad that I had to be in a boot for 6 weeks, and then I found out I was pregnant again.  So, I fell out of the work-out routine.  Not to say I really had… Continue reading Working Out Isn’t What it Used to Be

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25 Week Update

Today marks pregnancy week 25 with my 3rd biological child, 4th child, and 4th pregnancy.  Clear as mud right?  In a nutshell, I currently have 2 children with my husband, 1 stepdaughter, and 1 on the way.  2+1+1=4.  I’ve been pregnant 3 times before now, with two successful pregnancies and births.  3-1=2.  Get it now?… Continue reading 25 Week Update