Author Archives: caroline

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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38 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 38 weeks Total weight gain: 17 pounds Maternity clothes? Why, of course. Stretch marks? Hardly any. Sleep: This week’s been a little more challenging. Liam hasn’t been sleeping well and I wake up every time I hear him.  Best moment this … Continue reading

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37 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 37 weeks Total weight gain: 16 pounds…weird, even with the ice cream and brownies I lost a pound. Maternity clothes? Yes, and I refuse to purchase any more winter maternity clothes since we’re so close to the due date…so I’m … Continue reading

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36 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 36 weeks Total weight gain: 17 pounds Maternity clothes? Yes, of course. Stretch marks? Minimal. Sleep: With the exception that I flip from one side to the other all night long because my hips hurt and my thighs fall asleep, I’m … Continue reading

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35 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 35 weeks Total weight gain: 14 pounds (gained two this week, thanks to the holidays…oops) Maternity clothes? Yes. Stretch marks? Just a few. Sleep: With the holiday, baby sprinkle, new years, prepping for baby, finishing house projects and work projects and … Continue reading

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