Cloud B Eco-Friendly Canvas Bag Set Review

ABOUT: The Cloud B Eco-Friendly Canvas Bag Set is a set of three large and sturdy canvas bags ideal for shopping trips, a book bag or even toting around baby essentials.  They are also great bags to use as gift bags as part of you Cloud B gift for baby showers or other special occasions. […]

Book Review: “Chicken Soup for the Soul: New Moms” (& Giveaway US/CAN Ends 5/9)

Chicken Soup for the Soul: New Moms: 101 Inspirational Stories of Joy, Love, and Wonder By Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, and Susan Heim 416 Pages (Paperback) Date Published: March 8, 2011 ABOUT THE BOOK: Becoming a mom is the most amazing event. Chicken Soup for the Soul: New Moms will delight new and expectant […]

“Are You Done Now?”

“Are you done now?”  This is the question I have heard quite a few times since telling our family and friends that I am pregnant.  It’s funny how society seems to have expectations of how many kids is okay to have. With my first pregnancy, everyone was so excited, especially since it would the first […]

“So your trying for that girl?”

“So your trying for that girl?” or  “Hopefully you’ll get that girl.”  I have heard one of those two statements (or similar ones) from pretty much everyone I have told I was pregnant.  Yes I have two boys (ages 2 and 4) and Yes I would love a girl, but I wouldn’t be devastated if […]

17 weeks and Counting

So this week marked my second doctor’s appointment for my pregnancy.  I am 17 weeks (read my previous post to see why this was only my 2nd appointment).  It should have been a quick one where the doctor just checked the baby’s heartbeat with a fetal doppler but this baby was not cooperating, of course!  […]

Here I Go Again…

So two days before Christmas I took an at-home pregnancy test, two to be exact!  It came out positive right away.  To say I was surprised would be an understatement.  The first week of November I had been diagnosed with high blood pressure and put on pills.  My gynecologist actually noticed it at my annual […]