Category Archives: Family

HDBD Week 30!!!

Hellooooooo week 30! I am ecstatic to see my weeks starting with a THREE at this point. It’s the home stretch, baby! We still have a bit to do too. We have a maternity photo shoot coming up, our baby shower, we need to sit down together and do the Read more →

HDBD Week 29

Happy Hump Day Bump Day! I’m am 29 weeks and 3 days along and definitely feeling it. I am chomping at the bit to see my weeks pregnant start with the number three. I’m not sure why, but being in that 30 week range will make it feel like I’m Read more →

Workouts, House Work, and Actual Work

Monday. Hi. Back to the grind I suppose. Two weeks of school down, eight more to go until I head out on leave. Must survive. Because third trimester exhaustion is definitely worse than first. I guess I’ll start with a workout recap since it’ll be short. I did two miles Read more →

HDBD Week 27

Guys! I made it to my third trimester! Home stretch high five! Oh my gosh, I am so excited to finally be in the final part of my pregnancy. Once I get over the 30 week hump it’ll really be count down to go time. Some how December still feels Read more →

HDBD Week 26

Wednesday, hello. I’m back to work today. Wah wah. But that’s okay, work should make the time between now and baby coming fly by, which I’m ready for. We had our fetal echo cardiogram Monday. It wasn’t bad and the specialist doctor we saw gave Ellie a clean bill of Read more →

As Summer Comes To A Close

Oh, summer. I am so sad to see you go. Really I only work two days this week. I have conference days Wednesday and Thursday then we’re off until we get students on the following Tuesday, but I’m only like half ready. My classroom is not set up at all Read more →

HDBD Week 25

I’m 25 weeks and 3 days today and the count down to my third trimester is totally on. I can’t believe I’m getting so close to the home stretch and that in like three months we’ll be welcoming baby. Speaking of welcoming baby, we did our hospital tour last night. Read more →

Five Things in Five Years- What My Future May or May Not Hold For Me

Happy Friday!!! It’s bittersweet for me. I’m staring down my last full week of summer break at this point and while I’m excited to go back to work, I’m also sad to see my first summer break where I did not have a job in well over a decade slip Read more →

HDBD Week 24

Hello viability, nice to see you! Just because you can now survive in the outside world though, little girl, you are not invited out yet. Regardless of how I feel about being pregnant, I need you to stay put for at least another 13 weeks. At least. But feel free Read more →

Lake Living and Lugging Myself Through Workouts

Oh what a week. My husband was actually off work for the whole week and it was super awesome. We never get that kind of time off together. Also, our new windows and sliding glass door were finished up. It’s so nice having real, functioning windows and the new door Read more →