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Licensed to Will

As before, I have gotten Will to narrate his experience during Felix’s birth.  I’m grateful for his memories, as mine are very different and muddled by the “margarita” in my IV (as coined by my OB).  As today is Felix’s … Continue reading

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Beauty Is In the Thighs of the Beholder

On the day after the Oscars, which I didn’t watch and had zero interest in, I found myself reflecting on beauty.  Even if you don’t watch this crap you can’t escape the Facebook and news postings about it.  I had forgotten how … Continue reading

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It Was the Best of Times, It Was the Nurse of Times

Here’s the blog I started almost a week ago which fell by the wayside.  In an effort to detract from my postpartum moaning, I offer you this: Recovery was a bit different this time, but that may be a function of … Continue reading

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ABC-section: Hospital, Day 1

I’m pleased to report that I’m home again from the hospital.  I now have 2 children and am relieved to inform you that I do, in fact, love them both.  That is something that you worry about, you know, when … Continue reading

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At Last (Day)

So yesterday wasn’t the best day.  I really wanted it to be.  Not that anything was happening.  I was telecommuting and am not really able to get out and about much, anyway.  Still, it was my last day at home for who … Continue reading

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Stick As Thieves

Yesterday started off, well, off.  I woke for work late.  My rooster was broken.  Somehow, Stella slept until nearly 6:30.  I think that is be the latest my kid has ever slept; I quit setting any kind of alarm clock … Continue reading

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Week in the Knees

One week from right now, this pregnancy will be over and BY will be out in the world with the rest of us.  Now that we’re in full-on countdown mode, my nerves are starting to prickle.  Normal, I know.   Will … Continue reading

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Bribers On the Storm

For some reason over the past couple of days, my anxiety about BY’s entrance into the world has started to spike.  No, it’s not medically-based stuff like last time.  I think it started with the realization that we now have … Continue reading

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Eggs Over. Easy.

Note:  Not really a funny blog.  Just one in which I try to wrap my  head around stuff. As the cool kids would say, “shit’s getting real” around here.  I had my latest OB appointment recently and it’s official:  BY … Continue reading

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Hot Judge Sundae

I’m not sure that there is much out there more polarizing than just about any decision involving pregnancy, childbirth, and parenting infants and toddlers.  It starts immediately.  You have all sorts of “experts” telling you what you should/shouldn’t be eating, … Continue reading

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