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A Long Awaited Escape

As a mother, my time is divided between my husband, my children, my job and what's left over is trying to maintain a chaotic household. Some days I pat myself on the back because I helped my kids with their homework, cooked dinner and even managed to do a load or two of laundry. Other… Continue reading A Long Awaited Escape

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A Different Kind Of Perfect

As a mother of 5 children, I look back and realize I never had a plan on how many children I wanted. I can't imagine what my life would be like if I thought about child bearing as most people with common sense do. Kids are expensive. How will we pay for college? I'm too… Continue reading A Different Kind Of Perfect

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Baby 🌙 Moon

I remember hearing about Baby Moons and thinking what a cute idea for new parents or even experienced parents. A Baby Moon will give parents an opportunity to spend time together as a couple before the family grows. I also like the idea of having a Family/Baby Moon and including your children before the new… Continue reading Baby 🌙 Moon

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More Amazing Pregnancy Lessons from a mom of 5

So, you have read my first 2 pregnancy and labor experiences. And I'm sitting here thinking, three more to go.  Can I write anything new and different and fun? And I'm sure you are thinking, "Goodness! Do we have to read 3 more of her pregnancies?"  I'm going to save both of us the trouble and… Continue reading More Amazing Pregnancy Lessons from a mom of 5

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‘Summer Bumpin’ (Baby Bumping)

Summer ‘Bumpin’ (Baby Bumpin) Sing to the tune of Grease’s Summer Nights Summer Bumpin and having some fun! Summer Bumpin it happened so fast I’m carrying a human that’s as cute as can be I’m your mommy; want the best for you and me Pregnant days are drifting away, to uh oh those delivery day… Continue reading ‘Summer Bumpin’ (Baby Bumping)

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10 Amazing RN Tips to Survive the 2nd Trimester

This is a BIG Deal! You have crossed that 1st Trimester Hill and have started or well into the 2nd Trimester. The 2nd Trimester is considered: Second trimester: 14 and 0/7 weeks–27 and 6/7 weeks (Months 4 –7) (The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2015) While this Trimester is considered the Best of your Pregnancy… Continue reading 10 Amazing RN Tips to Survive the 2nd Trimester