Author Archives: caroline

encouraging words and support for a new mom

I’m honored to be a Sisterhood of Motherhood partner, a sponsored blog partner this year and I’m excited to talk about something as simple as support for fellow mothers! The emotional roller coaster new mother’s experience from being pregnant to … Continue reading

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Hayden is 1 month

Date: March 5th, 2015 Height: 21 inches Weight: 9 pounds 3 ounces Sleeping Pattern: He pretty much sleeps all day and night long. There are 30-60 minute time frames where he’ll be awake and happy followed by 30-60 more minutes … Continue reading

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birth story

This is the birth story of my second child. You can read more about our 2nd pregnancy announcement, see week by week pregnancy updates and even read the birth story of my first born! I knew the day was coming and … Continue reading

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40 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 40 weeks Total weight gain: 18.5 pounds Maternity clothes? For sure. Stretch marks? Just a few. Sleep: I’ve been a nervous wreck, so sleep hasn’t been good. I’ve also had menstrual cramps for the past 3 nights from 2am-6am, causing it to … Continue reading

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the night before an induction

T-minus 12 hours until I am scheduled to go into the hospital to be induced with my second child. My emotions are overflowing and I don’t know where to start. The realities that this could always be my last pregnancy … Continue reading

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yobaby and utensils

I’m honored to be a Stonyfield Ambassador this year, sharing deliciousness including celebrating YoBaby’s 16th birthday! We started Liam on yogurt when he 9 months old. I know you can begin yogurt at 6 months, but we decided to try most … Continue reading

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my favorite pregnancy things

I have had very little time to think about pregnancy this time around with the new house, chasing a toddler around, work and life. All I need were the essentials to make life easier and more comfortable. Here’s my list … Continue reading

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baby sprinkle

With the arrival of baby #2 coming soon, a traditional baby shower wasn’t necessary. I have most everything I need from when Liam was a baby. I just registered for a few things like warm infant clothes (baby #2 is coming in … Continue reading

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39 weeks with baby #2

To recap, I had an ultrasound on Tuesday to get an estimate on the baby’s weight. The ultrasound tech estimated a 7.1 pound baby, but there’s a 1 pound error, making it possible that the baby was measuring around 8 … Continue reading

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sisterhood of motherhood

I’m honored to be a Sisterhood of Motherhood partner, a sponsored blog partner this year and I’m excited to share what the partnership is all about below! As you know, I’m due to deliver baby #2 any day now. It’s … Continue reading

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