Category Archives: mommyhood

please? someday? soon?

Please, little one, will you come out so we can finally meet face to face instead of inside to inside? So I can know what you feel like in my arms instead of just my belly (and ribcage and pelvis … Continue reading

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31 weeks

Taken whilst shopping at one of my favorite places, The Cottage House. I am officially huge – Jeff says I’ve entered “whaleness.” And that, my friends, is why I love the man.

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lila jane

Meet my baby girl, Lila Jane Strike! She won’t make her public appearance until late August, but here’s a shadowy image to sate you (me?) till then. The ultrasound tech said, “I’m pretty sure it’s a girl,”¬†and Olive smugly replied, … Continue reading

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leaning into it

I am today 20 weeks pregnant with Strike 2 (and our ultrasound is Monday… can’t wait to find out if it’s a he or a she that’s been kicking me in the… well, everything!). Exciting!!! But here’s the thing for … Continue reading

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>my favorite superhero

> She rescues me every single time.

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