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She’s beauty and she’s grace; she has two small boys to chase…

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She’s beauty and she’s grace; she has two small boys to chase…

Well, here we are! Baby J is 1 year old today. And life has changed a lot. I’m strong again. He’s huge. My dream of 4 children has changed. Read on…it’s full of of “me me me” but then again, it’s my blog…and these are my reflections over the last year. In all honesty.

beauty grace two boys

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Keto progress 4 weeks.

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My face is changing. It’s working. Finally. This is only my 4th week in ketosis and I’m eating bacon, chicken, steak, chocolate cheesecake fat bombs, butter in my coffee, extra butter on my veggies…..I’m shocked. And amazed. Read the rest of this entry

Mama needs the doctor too….

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Well, after a VERY long week, I am home. Turns out, when you have a fever for two weeks and antibiotics aren’t making a difference, you really should go to the doctor. I do so solemnly swear that in the future when I am sicker than seems normal, I will go to the doctor. Here’s the saga…. brace yourself. It’s long.  Read the rest of this entry

Musings on Netflix’s show 13 Reasons Why.

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Ok, thoughts on 13 Reasons Why….Here it goes. Be warned: There will likely be spoilers.

 

When I turned it on, I was expecting it to be hard to watch. The things I’d heard said that it was challenging to watch, it was convicting, and also that it glorified suicide. While the last episode with the actual suicide was hard to watch (I had to turn away), the rest of it seemed like a typical teenage angst-filled high school tv show where there is a lot of unnecessary drama.  Overall, the main idea seems to be that parents and teachers should pay more attention to their kids and friends should be more “friendly”.

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Presenting: Baby Q!

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Presenting: Baby Q!

Here is Q’s long-awaited birth story and my hospital experience.  While things didn’t go as planned, baby and mommy are healthy. That’s all that matters, right?

December 21st marked me a week overdue, and when we went to my doctor appointment that afternoon at 4:15, we expected to discuss making an induction appointment for the first available date after Christmas. Read the rest of this entry