The 27th marked a year since Nora came into this world, the 30th marked a year since we lost her. It’s absolutely bizarre to me that it’s been a year. It feels like this just happened, yet didn’t really happen at all. There’s no way we had a baby and don’t anymore. To think that…… Continue reading One Year
I have always loved Halloween. Being close to my birthday it meant a full month of fun. There’s not a lot of pressure around Halloween, no gifts to buy, no family events to split your time at. Just creativity, fun, and candy. We have a big front window that I decorate for Halloween/Fall to Winter…… Continue reading Haunted.
I just emailed Matt in a panic, asking if Nora cried after they took her out of me and started working on her. I knew that she did but then as confidently as I knew it, I didn’t. It was the only time we heard her cry, how could I doubt my memory. In reality,…… Continue reading How can I forgot
My very good friend was induced this morning. We went through our pregnancy 4 weeks apart, sharing the weird symptoms and checking in on each other throughout. She’s continued to be a support though I’m sure seeing the worst case scenario play out couldn’t have been easy for her. I woke up this morning with…… Continue reading Get it together.
I bought this domain with the plan to chronicle our path to parenthood. One post in and radio silence. I figured I could always go backwards and backfill our experiences. Perhaps, when I’m in a better place. At 32 weeks, we had an ultrasound to determine if my placenta was low per our 20 week…… Continue reading We continue somehow.
Hello! Thanks for joining me on our path to parenthood. We’re excited to see where it takes us! About me/us, though I try not to compare pets to kids (oddly many parents find it offensive), we have semi-successfully raised two dogs and a cat who are reasonably behaved and only had one run away from home. (Note: she…… Continue reading We begin…