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“Maternity Leave” Reflections

As my son approaches the one year mark I’ve been thinking back to those first few weeks of his life more often. “Did I spend enough time holding and snuggling and simply enjoying him?” “Did I realize how quickly he … Continue reading

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Six Months In

Speedy turned six months at the end of September. This motherhood journey has been more rewarding than anything I’ve ever experienced, and I find awe and happiness in the daily journey.  I also finally have a good excuse to be … Continue reading

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Life is Beautifulย 

I think I might be running slower now than I did with my 8 month pregnant belly. I say 8 months because I delivered a few weeks early, and I think my last run was almost a week before he … Continue reading

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8 weeks inย 

We are settling in. The new normal of being parents is actually starting to feel normal, and it’s pretty great. Unfortunately my ability to write coherently –or write anything– about all these happy changes and moments seems to be nill. … Continue reading

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