No-Fat diet Journal… 

Due to my 3rd Trimester Gallstones situation, I have had to cut out all fats. The various diet articles I’ve found for the gallbladder aren’t very comprehensive. Some say citrus is good, other say citrus will cause an attack. So I’m journaling so I  can decide for myself what works and what doesnt.  My plan: I’m going to stick to… Read more (more…)

Kiddy died today.. 

I noticed Kiddy was laying on the back porch this morning. There were flies buzzing around her in an odd way which drew me outside. When I opened the door I noticed she had a few wet spots, muddy & matted fur, and a spot of dried blood about the size of an orange on her left side. I immediately… Read more (more…)

3rd Trimester, 32 Weeks Pregnant, 8th month

My baby shower was last Sunday on May 7th. Got a lot of super cute girls stuff for Evie. I’m feeling very unorganized right now… Still haven’t figured out where we are going to put Evie’s crib & clothes. I’m not sure if we are going to put her in the same bedroom as Bronson, or if we’re going to… Read more (more…)

Pregnancy update

Stats:  3rd Trimester / Almost 7 months pregnant. / 30th week. Evie should be around 3 lbs.  My symptoms have, very suddenly, become very debilitating. All the normal stuff applies. Sleeping isn’t going well because laying down is less comfortable. My hip joints hurt, my back and tailbone are popping more, etc.  Evie’s kicking more and more.  Her kicks are… Read more (more…)

My First Knit/Crochet Project: Evie’s baby Blanket

When  Bronson was a baby and I was home with him, it was hard to get stuff done since he needed constant monitoring. I got bored just sitting there so I decided to try knitting. After making a trip to Beverly’s Crafts, and brushing up on the garter stitch via YouTube, I started a baby blanket. I made a few… Read more (more…)

Pregnancy Journal: Second Trimester 1/6/17 – April.. 

We made it to the second trimester!!!  That is a very big deal with pregnancies considering the chance for miscarriage lowers significantly.  Very big reason to celebrate. 1/30/17 At 16 weeks along, with Bronson, we went to get an ultrasound at Baby Sightings to find out that he was a boy.  We wanted to do the same this time as well.… Read more (more…)