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We’re having babies!

We’re having babies!

I was going to write about how embarrassing it was to keep losing control of my bladder over the weekend…. Except it turns out it was my amniotic fluids. Babies are on the way! We’re heading to the hospital now. Wish us luck, people. We’ll be needing it. Advertisements

Part 2: Party pooper? No way!

Part 2: Party pooper? No way!

The biggest upshot of having a massive pre-babies party? After a winter spent in near-hibernation, and before a summer spent in near-permanent lactation, this was a chance to laugh and celebrate with some of the people who make us feel so very blessed. Continue reading

Prenatal Class: You want to do what???

Prenatal Class: You want to do what???

We just spent theĀ  weekend perched on uncomfortable chairs in a windowless room. Torture as preparation for parenthood? Not quite. We were at prenatal class, having opted for a 12-hour, let’s-just-get-this-done weekend instead of six weeks of classes. And it was really good (except for the aforementioned chairs. Where do colleges find these things?). Much … Continue reading

The Gear: Part II

The Gear: Part II

Okay, so it seems I was woefully misinformed! After posting my list of gear we plan to get for the Pretzels, I received a whackload of great advice from mums near and far. Namely: I am not ready for the poop! I am thus updating my list so that it has MANY more muslin/swaddling cloths … Continue reading