13 weeks pregnant

Pregnancy Bump Update // 13 Weeks

Weekly Bump Update // Week 13 // Second Trimester How big is baby: Large lemon, baby can now suck their thumb (how cute!) Symptoms: I feel like I’ve finally turned a corner and my energy is coming back! BUTTTTT, allergies have been a real bit*& over the last week. Constant sneezing, itchy eyes, throat and ears. I promise I’ll quit complaining soon. Call me crazy (and I even felt a little crazy myself) I swear I felt baby move! Yesterday,...

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Pregnancy Bump Update // 12 Weeks

Weekly Bump Update // Week 12 // First Trimester How big is baby: Plum, baby now has tiny fingerprints!ย I swear I woke up a couple days again and BAM! there was a bump there. It finally looks like there is a baby (and lots of bloat) in there and not just a couple extra cheeseburgers. Baby B three, there’s no hiding you anymore. Symptoms: I know I’ve been whining about being tired and I wish it could report it was...

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Pregnancy Announcement

The Secret’s Out- We’re Pregnant, Again!

Spilling the Beans I couldn’t keep the secret any longer! We’ve told our parents and close family, but there is nothing like sharing the news with everyone. I was dying to tell, so I decided I wasn’t going to wait anymore. We are so excited to tell everyone that baby B #3 will be joining us in February. I’m currently 11 weeks and I’m so ready for the first trimester to be over. Announcement When we first found out we...

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Pregnancy Bump Update // Week 10

Weekly Bump Update // Week 10 // First Trimester How big is baby: Strawberry, baby will double in size over the next three weeks! Symptoms: I’ve been getting up in the middle of the night multiple times to pee. Sorry TMI, but sleep hasn’t been going well. Due Date: February 19, 2019 New for Baby B: It’s not new, but I used my doppler this week and got to listen to baby’s heartbeat. I love having a doppler at home...

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Pregnancy Bump Update // Weeks 7-9

Weekly Bump Update // Weeks 7-9 // First Trimester How big is baby: From week seven to nine… Blueberry, Raspberry, and Cherry! Baby is no longer an embryo- now baby’s a fetus! Symptoms: I’m still pretty tired all the time and I’ve had trouble sleeping at night in week nine. The nausea comes and goes and I’m still struggling with keeping my skin clear. Due Date: We now have an official due date, February 19th! New for Baby B: Still...

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Pregnancy Bump Update // Weeks 4-6

Pregnant, again! Surprise! Baby B #3 is on their way! If you’re new to my blog (first of all, welcome!), my husband, Derek and I have two children Henry (almost 4) and Vivian (2.5) and we are so excited about our growing family. Every week you’ll find a weekly bump update here on the blog, subscribe here to follow along on our journey to a family of 5. Weekly Bump Update // Weeks 4-6 // First Trimester How big is...

Blue Lizard Australian Sunscreen Kids

The Best Safe Sunscreen for Kids with Sensitive Skin

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Blue Lizard Sunscreen. The opinions and text are all mine. Soaking up the Sun This year we had the shortest spring in Midwestern history! (Okay, maybe I’m exaggerating a little bit.) Anyway, due to the lack of spring weather we are trying to soak up every nice summer day we get before we are stuck inside again! Most of our days are spent outdoors- swimming, golfing, playing at the...

Evereve Mother's Day

My Mom: Motherhood from a Three Year Olds Perspective

A huge thank you to Evereve for sponsoring this post. All opinions and love for Evereve are my own. I can’t believe this is my third Mother’s Day celebrating as a mother myself (four if you count when I was pregnant.) I know it’s cheesy, but I feel so lucky to be their mom. I always want my kids to remember me as being silly and involved with them. I do my best to go down slides at the park,...

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How to Update and Brighten a Dark Hallway

A huge thank you to Artifact Uprising for sponsoring this post. All opinions are my own.ย  Too Much Oak and Outdated Light Fixtures: Before Our hallway is long and skinny with 5 doors at one end and solid french doors into the master bedroom on the other. All the doors and trim were oak (classic 2004 home) which made everything feel dark and heavy. If your hallway is anything like ours, paint is going to make a huge difference. When...