Reactions to Royals, George and Parkour


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When the royal wedding was announced, I took in information about the wedding like a vacuum, but on the outside I liked to troll them and poke fun at that 7 year wait like… When the pregnancy was announced, I was all like When baby was born and I said they better not name him […]

May 21, 2014

DIY – Simple Mothers Day Photo Gift


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2016 Update:  When I gave this little project to my mom I knew it wasn’t anything special, but she actually hangs it up above her rocking chair in the living room of her house. It took two years, but she also managed to paint the picture frame black and the whole thing looks so much […]

May 20, 2014

Best Dressed Babies


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  . Raglon Bodysuit .  Cuffed-Sleeved Dobby Shirt . 3-Piece Body Pant Set . Star Sleep Set . . . .Here where I live the weather is turning nicer, but we still have some very grey days. These are the things I do or would love to dress my Bean in. For bedtime we have this exact Joe Fresh […]

May 16, 2014

Tummy Time Challenge


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  The creator of the Labour Games presents to you,  The Tummy Time Challenge. The challenge: Accomplish the following activities and become the newest Tummy Time Champion. There are 3 categories. Mental, Physical and Verbal. Every baby grows at their own pace, and unless a medical professional tells you otherwise, your baby is perfect and neither […]

May 15, 2014

Breastfeeding Info


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  Many laws around the world make public breastfeeding legal and disallow companies from prohibiting it, but the reactions of people make it uncomfortable for mom and baby. Many often choose to not feed in public as a result.   This article came up on my Facebook timeline and I read it. It was interesting, […]

May 13, 2014

Review – Alva Baby Cloth Diapers


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So as you know, I am sure, I had ordered cloth diapers and was so excited for them. They never came. So I ordered again from another company, Alva Baby and here is my first impression with this product and brand. Company: the employees were very helpful. My order had not come in and it had […]

May 13, 2014

Reactions to Dinner, Alcohol and a Goodbye


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We went out to dinner to say goodbye to a friend who was moving. When Gregory woke up and I took him out of the car seat to hold, the waiter was all like Last time I saw some people I was pregnant, and their reaction to seeing me with a baby and no belly […]

May 8, 2014

2 Months Old


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  So I can hardly believe it has been 2 months since I was in the hospital. I don’t understand what I ever did before I took care of Gregory. He is my entire world. And I love it. Stats Height: 98 percentile Weight: 85 percentile Eyes: Blue/Grey Eats: a good 2 hours between feeds, […]

May 2, 2014

Back at the Hospital


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I never ever EVER liked going to the hospital. However, it feels like I live there. I am a pro at getting an IV and blood taken. And now that I’ve gone through childbirth, when they ask me my pain on a scale of 1-10, I refer to 10 as being childbirth. Which is helpful […]

April 29, 2014

Reaction to Baby’s First Smile


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My reaction when I say I see my newborn smile all the time, but people say it is only gas Adriens reaction after someone says that to me Me trying to get the baby to laugh, I’m all like This is Gregory trying to get his mouth to work But when he doesn’t and my […]

April 26, 2014

Naming Gregory


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From day one of being pregnant, my sister dubbed the clump of cells growing into a Human in my body ‘Bean’. It stuck. Thoughout my entire pregnancy we referred to  my unborn child as Bean, and to this day his nickname is Bean. But I knew we couldn’t actually call him Bean, he did need […]

April 21, 2014

One Month Old


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Gregory is now one month (and one day) old. I cant believe how fast time is going by. My little man has grown so much, its bittersweet. Everyday brings on new challenges for us, but we seem to make it through victoriously. Stats Weight- 10lbs 6oz Eyes- Blue/Grey Eats- every 1-2 hours Sleeps- 1-2 hours. […]

April 3, 2014

Welcome to Parenthood


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Gregory was three days old and we were cuddling after a feed in bed as I was trying to decide if I wanted to sit and be with my husband, or sleep. Because we all know the baby would be up again in an hour or so. Of course I decided to stay awake and […]

March 28, 2014

New Parent Realizations


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Even before you have a baby of your own, the average person is still enamored with the mini humans. But as soon as they poop, pee on you, spit up and do all sorts of crazy things the cuteness factor wears off and you are more than ready to pass the babe back to mom. […]

March 24, 2014

Funny Labour and Delivery Story


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So here is a fun story that involves my labour and delivery. My mom works with the public and the other day a customer came in and needed help. A very nice couple with a newborn sleeping soundly in a stroller. My mom recognized the man but couldn’t place where she knew him from, so […]

March 20, 2014