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27 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 27 weeks Total weight gain: Two weeks ago it was 10 pounds, but I got a stomach bug, and lost over 5 pounds. So, from my beginning weight, I’ve now gained 6 pounds total now. Maternity clothes? For sure. Stretch marks? They’re starting to pop up around … Continue reading

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26 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 26 weeks Total weight gain: Last week it was 10 pounds, but I just got over a stomach bug, and lost over 5 pounds. I’m sure it’ll go back to normal next week! Maternity clothes? Yes indeed! Stretch marks? No. Sleep: A little more uncomfortable, … Continue reading

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25 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 25 weeks Total weight gain: 10 pounds Maternity clothes? Yes and I’ve started wearing my husband’s t-shirts. They’re the only thing that are strangling my stomach. Stretch marks? Nope. Sleep: Sleep is what I expected. I toss and turn a lot, but thankfully … Continue reading

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24 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 24 weeks Total weight gain: 9 pounds Maternity clothes? Yes and exercise clothes. Stretch marks? Nope. Sleep: Same old, same old. Normal aches and pains while pregnant, but definitely valuing every minute of sleep I get. Best moment this week: Watching Liam become … Continue reading

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feeding a baby while traveling

The pros, cons and tips for feeding a baby while traveling. I’m honored to be a Similac Strong Moms Ambassador, a sponsored blog partner, this year. It just so happened that my husband and I got adventurous while Liam was a … Continue reading

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23 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 23 weeks Total weight gain: 8 pounds…I guess all this running I’m doing is keeping weight down from when I was eating all the carbs in the 1st trimester!Maternity clothes? That’s all I wear.Stretch marks? Nope.Sleep: Sleep is more aches in pains … Continue reading

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22 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 22 weeks Total weight gain: 8 pounds…yet againMaternity clothes? Yes sir-ee!Stretch marks? Nope.Sleep: Not sleeping as well as I’d like, but I’ll still take the luxury to try and have a full night’s sleep. Best moment this week: Our ultrasound! It’s always such a … Continue reading

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half time review/giveaway

I’m honored to be a Stonyfield Organic ambassador, bringing you fun posts like this one. I’ve heard it’s normal for toddlers to be picky with their food, but in the back of my mind, I had always hoped that my … Continue reading

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21 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 21 weeks Total weight gain: 8 pounds stillMaternity clothes? Yes and a lot of loose clothing, like this awesome shirt from Catherine.Stretch marks? Nope.Sleep: Having just gotten a pregnancy pillow, it’s taking me some sleepless nights to get used to it. Other than … Continue reading

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20 weeks with baby #2

How far along? 20 weeks (and 2 days) Total weight gain: 8 poundsMaternity clothes? That’s the only thing I’m wearing anymore.Stretch marks? Nope.Sleep: I’m sleeping surprisingly well! Best moment this week: Having little moments with Liam. They’re especially sweet when we unpack his old baby gear … Continue reading

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