For Part I click here. If you have ever had a baby, then you are familiar with the pressure in your butt and pelvis that happens right before you are about to push. It can be extremely intense, and some women often mistake it for needing to have a bowel movement. I can remember rightContinue reading “Onyx Kane’s Birth Story pt. II”
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Onyx Kane’s Birth Story pt. I
I have been keeping the birth story of our third son tucked away in my heart and mind as I savor every last detail. It seems that with each additional child I want to hold off on sharing their story on how they enter the world. Birth is such a vulnerable and sacred event it’sContinue reading “Onyx Kane’s Birth Story pt. I”
Packing My Hospital Bag For Baby Devine Number THREE!
If there is one thing I love to read, and even more so, to watch, are “What’s In My Hospital Bag” posts and videos. I love seeing the different things other mamas use during labor, delivery, and postpartum. These types of posts can be helpful, especially for first time moms, as it can be overwhelmingContinue reading “Packing My Hospital Bag For Baby Devine Number THREE!”
Halfway Through my THIRD Pregnancy: A 20 Week Update
We made it! By “we” I really mean me, because I am the one that is pregnant, but we made it to the halfway mark in my THIRD pregnancy! These first twenty weeks have been a whirlwind and I am spilling all of the details today in this blog post. Where do I begin? IfContinue reading “Halfway Through my THIRD Pregnancy: A 20 Week Update”
My First Trimester… the THIRD time around
I want to start this post off by saying a lot of how I felt was based off comparing this pregnancy to my first two pregnancies. I know every woman and every pregnancy is different. This blog post is dedicated to all things first trimester in my third pregnancy- the good, the bad, and theContinue reading “My First Trimester… the THIRD time around”
Surprise… Baby Devine Number THREE!
It’s been a hot minute since I published a blog post, but today I have some very exciting news that I want to share! Those of you who follow along on Instagram already know, but we are expecting Baby Devine Number THREE! I have been dying to share this news because it’s honestly been roughContinue reading “Surprise… Baby Devine Number THREE!”
Slate’s First Year
Our second son, Slate, first year came and went and I definitely didn’t get to do a lot of blogging about it like I did with Jasper, but nonetheless, I am writing now! If you can remember back to almost two years ago, I blogged for every month of Jasper’s first year. With Slate, itContinue reading “Slate’s First Year”
The Birth Story of Slate Alexander pt. II
Read Part I here. I was started on the lowest dose of Pitocin they could give me, and baby and I were handling it well. At this time my husband had left, and my doula was here to stay with me while I labored (COVID guidelines allowed only one visitor at a time but theContinue reading “The Birth Story of Slate Alexander pt. II”
The Birth Story of Slate Alexander pt. I
Over the last several weeks I have taken the time to savor every second of Slate’s birth. Scrolling through all of the photos, remembering what was happening as the photo was being taken and how I felt, snapping my last bump update, enjoying a nice lunch with my husband and Jasper moments before heading intoContinue reading “The Birth Story of Slate Alexander pt. I”
Pregnancy Update: 39 Weeks!
Well ya’ll we made it to full term! This is officially the longest I’ve been pregnant (I got induced at 38.4 with Jasper and he was born the very next day). As I am typing this I had my 39-week midwife appointment today and scheduled my 40-week appointment for next week. Even though it isContinue reading “Pregnancy Update: 39 Weeks!”