Baby Two: 12 Weeks Pregnant

I’m 12 weeks pregnant, y’all! Baby Lamotta is due September 28th, 2017! Today is 3/17/17 which means I’m 12 weeks, 1 day. Baby is the size of a toy soldier! Baby is a… no clue! Doctor’s appointment this week? Nope.   Current mood: Happy J Cravings: Banana pudding and chocolate milk/hot chocolate Food Aversions: Pizza still… and I just ate broccoli & cheddar soup and now I want to throw up because it’s remains are in the trash next to me and smells terrible. The yucky stuff: I was only able…

Baby Two: 11 Weeks Pregnant

  It’s dark, smelling oddly of smoke, and seriously in need of an updated design. This is what I’m thinking as I sit in the waiting room at Wake Med Maternal Fetal Medicine at the Raleigh campus. I should be thinking the worst. And I was – just a few minutes before. But I really, really can’t think about it right now. I need to focus on something else, anything else. You see, I’m here because my midwife, just hours earlier, couldn’t hear my baby’s heartbeat. Jordan and I arrive at Baby & Company, the…

Baby Two: 6 Weeks Pregnant

I’m 6 weeks pregnant, y’all! *Please note this post may contain affiliate links from which I make a small compensation. If you purchase anything from these links, I truly appreciate you supporting this blog! Baby Lamotta is due September 28th, 2017! Today is 2/3/17 which means I’m 6 weeks, 1 day. Baby is the size of a lentil! Baby is a… no clue! Doctor’s appointment this week? No, but I did go tour Baby and Company, where I plan to give birth and have my maternity care.  Current mood: Queasy and hungry…

Beauty and the Beast Sweepstakes by HomeAway

Hi wanderlusters! I’ve got a really awesome sweepstakes going on with my #partner HomeAway. Please note this is an affiliate post, but it’s a REALLY awesome giveaway for all of you who love TRAVEL! Click the link below to enter to win! (Scotland is one of my favorite places – this is a GREAT prize!)                  Enter for a chance to win a stay at Duns Castle!  To celebrate Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, we’re giving you a chance to win a stay at Duns Castle for you and 20 guests. Plus…

First Three Month Favorites

*Please note, this post was originally published on my former blog “Here Comes Baby One” on August 4, 2012. I’m republishing this content on this website to have it all in one place. Hope you enjoy digging up memory lane with me! This post contains affiliate links* ________________________________________ Below are my MUST HAVES for the first three months of little Jude’s life. They have helped me so much. I’m sure there is more I could add to this list but these are my favorites.      Boppy Nursing Pillow and Positioner, Peaceful Jungle  If you are breastfeeding…