i found a folder on my desktop with these photos in it from way back in january last night that i had completely forgotten to post! i think the pregnancy brain thing people talk about really is a real thing! or in my case, it is! a few nights ago, i walked into the kitchen to get a cup of water to take my iron with, and ended up coming back into the bedroom without any water…....Read more
i have so enjoyed putting together different looks each day around this twin baby bump (that is, when i’m feeling up for giving my pajamas a bit of a break!) as well as the adventure of getting dressed these days. for my past pregnancies, i have always loved making my own regular wardrobe work with the bump for as long as possible, but i think a combination of this being my fourth ginormous baby bump, and the fact that i have doubled in size far faster this round thanks to those two baby girls, i embraced several maternity pieces much earlier on this time around....Read more
dear glimmers of warm sunshine on windy city sidewalks, i see you. i feel you. i’m so incredibly thankful for you.
dear baby bangs, still debating if you were a terrible idea. but fortunately you’re just hair, and with that trusty prenatal vitamin that makes hair grow like a weed, i feel okay about you.
dear easter weekend coming up, i can already smell the cinnamon rolls and to put it calmly, I.CANNOT.WAIT....Read more
i know i have already admitted a few times over here on this blog of mine that this twin pregnancy has made me feel like an entirely different person at times over the last several months. one of the harder parts of it all for me isn’t the physical pain or exhaustion i’m feeling regularly as much as the guilt that has found its way into my day to day as an already mother to three little ones....Read more
these photos are from several weeks ago, but i wanted to share them along with some of the things that i’ve found have eased my mind and body lately when it comes to carrying twins. i remember feeling so big in these photos and now, over a month later, i am laughing so hard. my bump hadn’t seen nothin’ yet when it comes to popping!...Read more