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Visitors and Easter

Happy April! Last year we celebrated Easter in North Carolina where E and I were able to wear our spring dresses without being cold. This year we had a chance of freezing rain in Missouri on Easter morning and this past Sunday it snowed!  In the spirit of being behind the curve when it comes… Read More Visitors and Easter

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Twins: One Month!

I know everyone is always so surprised how quickly time passes, but I am seriously shocked that the boys are already a month old!  Don and I both agreed this past weekend that it is seems so much easier than Elizabeth’s first month.  Granted, my dad was here for the first 5 days, and Don… Read More Twins: One Month!

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Lenten Practice

  Hi, I’m Katie and I have (had?) a Netflix addiction Ok, maybe not a full on addiction, but I was watching way too much Netflix during the day.  I would almost always have it playing in the background on my laptop when I was playing with E.  When she went to daycare, I turned… Read More Lenten Practice

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Twins: Two Weeks Later

Two weeks ago today we brought the boys home from the hospital and I am STILL in shock about how ridiculous their birth story is.  Most of it is due to the fact that Elizabeth’s labor was SO LONG.  Even after I was 10 cm dilated, I still pushed for almost two hours.  I can’t… Read More Twins: Two Weeks Later

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Twins: A Birth Story

  My induction was scheduled for Friday morning (the 23rd), and I hadn’t really been having any sort of indication that the boys would come on their own.  Baby B (Henry) was still a loose cannon.  Despite having been head down at my appointment on Tuesday, my OB warned me that if he turned breech… Read More Twins: A Birth Story

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2018- How I Really Feel

Warning – little pity party ahead It’s taken me almost a full month to figure out how to verbalize this post, and I’m still not 100% sure that I can do it justice. But being completely honest, 2018 is a year I’m not really looking forward to.  There are so many challenges coming up and… Read More 2018- How I Really Feel