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Baby #2 is…

Did you guess Little Squish’s gender?  My guess was wrong because… K is really excited to be getting a baby brother.  I am excited to experience having a little boy in addition to a little girl (and to buy more cute baby clothes!)

Second Pregnancy: 5 Months | Happy Mom Musings

Second Pregnancy: 5 Months

Happy November!  We are at 5 months and things are starting to feel more real.  Right at 21 weeks, we went in for our mid-pregnancy anatomy scan.  Everything looks great with the baby, but I am sad that I didn’t get any pictures…  We did find out the gender, but I want to tell our…

Second Pregnancy: Boy or Girl? | Happy Mom Musings

Second Pregnancy: Boy or Girl?

Our anatomy scan, where we find out Little Squish’s gender is coming up soon, but before we find out I think it is fun to have people guess if they think the baby is a girl or a boy.  Here are some old wives tales about baby’s gender to help you out! Baby’s Heart Rate:…

Second Pregnancy: 4 Months | Happy Mom Musings

Second Pregnancy: 4 Months

Here we are! 16 weeks in with baby #2, whom I have affectionately nicknamed “Little Squish.”  (I don’t know why, it just randomly came to me…)  Since I know I won’t be able to keep up with weekly updates – I didn’t even do that with K – I am hoping to be able to…

Tiny One’s Birth Story

Warning: This post is somewhat explicit.  If you are uncomfortable with certain bodily functions (yes, red-haired friend, I am talking to you!), you might want to skip this. One year later, and I am finally sharing Tiny One’s birth story.   I loved reading birth stories when I was pregnant, so I feel that I…

Belly Dancing in Pregnancy and Labor

We are all settling in as a family and I have started working on some new posts, but in the meantime I thought I would share this post which I had prepared before Tiny One was born. In my post on pain coping techniques for labor, I mentioned belly dancing as one of the tools…

The Final Stretch

Over the last few weeks, as Tiny One’s birth is imminent, we are finishing some “nesting” details and trying to keep ourselves occupied! Since my awesome younger sister is letting me borrow her car during her winter break, we were able to install the car seat last weekend! We took our time making sure we…