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Dear Santa

Dear Santa

Dear Santa, I haven’t written to you in many years.  Just because I haven’t written, does not mean that I no longer believe in you.  I do believe. My two older daughters wrote to you back in 2008.  It was probably the most important letter to you that they have ever written.  we, as a family, had a rough year.  It was a difficult holiday season with the loss of Arianna and Amberly still being in the NICU. The girls…

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SURPRISE!!!

SURPRISE!!!

You know that moment when you think that you are done having kids.  You say no more, we are all done.  And then one day you wake up and SURPRISE! there is another baby on the way.  Yeah, that was my husband and me last August. We kept our little surprise quiet for quite some time, due to m history of complicated pregnancies.  I was considered high risk right away, and had to be followed by a team of doctors….

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Body Image

Body Image

I saw a story on Facebook today.  Yes I know, don’t believe everything you read/see on the internet.  But I can really relate to this particular story, and I think many of you moms out there can too. You may have seen the story about the young mom, who happens to be the same age as me.  She wore a bikini for the first time since she had kids to the beach.  A couple of grown men came upon her…

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You, Me, Myself, & I

You, Me, Myself, & I

How you see me and how I see myself may differ.  A lot. I see… Somewhat nice hair Hate my eyes, and smile Not liking the skin discolorations I have going on…damn thyroid gland. Love my chest, arms, thighs, legs & feet. Not feeling my stomach after the C-section I had.  It killed my abs. Not too fond of my personality (really wish I knew how to change it) I’m a pretty good dancer. Suck at cooking but great at…

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Amberly’s Story

Amberly’s Story

  In May 2008 I got pregnant. My husband and I were ecstatic but nervous. This was my third pregnancy. We set up the usual doctor appointments and everything checked out great. In July I had my first ultrasound. We were both very excited! The ultrasound tech nearly gave my husband a heart attack when she informed us there was more than one baby. We were having twins! My other two daughters were thrilled! Every month I had an ultrasound…

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