2015 was a pretty darn good year, overall; my best so far. About half of my pregnancy sucked, sure, and giving birth wasn’t all that great, but in the end I got a gorgeous little girl out of it. It’s been an adjustment, taking care of this tiny human, trying (struggling sometimes) to decipher her […]
Our first Christmas with baby Ronyn on the outside was pretty eventful, nothing too crazy. We drove up to visit my husband’s family, and found out that bedsharing in a ‘full’ instead of our normal ‘queen’ bed kinda sucked. At one point, I woke up on my husband’s side of the bed, and baby Ronyn […]
Merry Christmas, from my family to yours!
My daughter finally fit in the diaper cover and hat that my friend sent as a gift, so I threw together a little photoshoot to celebrate being (almost) 3 months old. The theme, of course, was dinosaurs. She did great sitting for the photos, no crying at all (I call that a win). Check it […]
OH MY GOSH SMILES. It really is the coolest thing ever to smile at your baby and for them to actually smile back. I still tear up sometimes when she does it. Not sure if it’s still the hormones, or if it really does just affect me like that so much. I also tear up […]
Some cool things: Cuddling with baby (I can’t think of anything that tops that) No more heartburn! Breastfeeding actually feels pretty cool once your nipples are broken in I can wear my wedding ring again! And most of my clothes I can drink alcohol again. Not that I actually do, but I have the option […]
So it turns out that was the bloody show. The next morning, I woke up and finally felt the difference between labor contractions and braxton hicks. The contractions weren’t too painful at that point, and still irregular, so I tried to go about my day as usual. By mid afternoon, it was uncomfortable enough that […]