Mommy Files: The Tortoise and The Hare, Our Birth Story


  As you may recall from my final Baby Bump Diary post here, towards the end of my pregnancy doctors became concerned about Baby Sunshine's weight and wanted to induce as early as 34 weeks. Thus began the race between the tortoise (me) and the hare (Baby Sunshine): The hare: 40 weeks?! … [Continue reading]

Mommy Files: What I Learned the First Month of Motherhood

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Hi Sunflowers! I'm baaaaack and I'm a MOTHER!!! \O/ Yep, our precious baby girl is here and I've taken this time to adjust to motherhood. During my hiatus, I've had the pleasure of joining the contributor team over on Diary of a First Time Mom. Today I'm sharing my lessons learned from my 1st month … [Continue reading]

Baby Bump Diaries: 37 Weeks…The Finale

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Happy Monday Sunflowers! The time has come....tomorrow I'm headed to the hospital to be induced. This journey has been unlike anything I've ever … [Continue reading]

Baby Bump Diaries: Gender Reveal


Baby Sunshine's shower was a blast! We ate, drank, played games and then came the big reveal.......guests had to vote between:   Once … [Continue reading]

Baby Bump Diaries: 27, eh 33 Weeks

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Hey Sunflowers!!!! I'm happy to report that both Baby Sunshine and I continue to do well. My gestational diabetes is 100% controlled and it appears … [Continue reading]