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Archive for January, 2012

   Jan 27

Baby5: Pregnancy Update

Still pregnant here. I’m 38 weeks with Abegayle, and certainly feeling Any Day Now-ish. But haven’t I been saying that since 36 weeks? This waiting period isn’t any easier than ever it has been. I actually thought that being a Winter pregnancy the wondering and waiting wouldn’t be as big of a deal. So. 38 […]

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   Jan 11

That for which we wait

With my first delivery I likened the experience greatly to what I’d experienced only 10 months earlier, something I’d called the beginning of a new chapter in life–or even a new book. Marriage, leaving home for the first time and living with someone I really was just getting aquainted with. Anticipating and giving birth had, […]

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   Jan 10

Faith in Things Unseen

Me: “When do you think Abegayle’s going to come, Car?” Carly: “I don’t know, Mommy. But I’ll ask God. God, when is my Baby Sister going to come to Mommy?” C (in deeper voice): “In four weeks, Dear One.” Then to me, Carly said, “Mommy, God says you have to wait for a while.” I […]

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   Jan 02


So who stayed up until midnight to ring in 2012?? The kids and I did. (: Until 1am actually. Thankful that Monday isn’t back to school for us yet, we needed the sleeping in until 10:30 that we got this Monday morning. Any new Year Resolutions? If so, please share. I’d love to hear your […]

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