"You're still here," someone asked me recently. All of the responses that flood my mind when someone asks me this well meaning question are hard to push down my throat, but I do. I have to. If I let out the true, crazy beast that is this pregnant woman in the last days of her … Continue reading In Real Time: Sanity in the Last Days
I've got 18 days left of this pregnancy, according to an app on my phone. Not according to any medical professional or anyone that actually knows me, nor anyone who knows that my children love to give me the proverbial middle finger in any way that they can--as demonstrated by both Remy and Graham arriving … Continue reading In Real Time: 18 days-ish
So I mentioned that I have been having some pregnancy related sleep issues when I began my It's Complicated with: Sleep series (posts 1 and 2, and Crafting a Nighttime Routine for Adults). I'm now 28 weeks pregnant and FINALLY sleeping well. With this momentous occasion, I thought I would update you and fill you in on some tricks … Continue reading Sleep Better While Pregnant
Because this February spring that's happening, though incredibly lovely, is kind of freaking me out! I live in Virginia and we've had several weeks now of a cycle of highs in the 60s and 70s, followed by a "cold" day where the high is 50*F. Um, what?! In actuality, I'm concerned less about our immediate extinction and more … Continue reading In Real Time: Are we going to end up like the dinosaurs?