My son is eight months old. He’s nearly been alive as long out of the womb as he was in it. For some reason, that just blows my mind. Watching him change and grow and learn always makes me think of how once he was this tiny little boy, roaring on the warming table while … More Eight.
Right about now my life pretty much revolves around Moses. So instead of wasting precious nap time trying to come up with something thought provoking to say about marriage and motherhood when I don’t actually have anything in mind, I’m going to quickly get this post up, have a cup of tea, and heck, maybe … More Three Months.
This is the story of the birth of Moses Jacob Maurer. It’s not for the fainthearted or for anyone who doesn’t really want to hear about labor and delivery. It is for those who’ve asked and for me to remember. You’ve been warned. 149/365 Five days. Five days of on-again-off-again prodromal labor. It started on Sunday, … More The longest week of my life.
I can’t believe it’s already been a year. One very beautiful, difficult, wonderful year. I remember how we thought we had it all figured out. We knew it would be hard, but I don’t think we had any idea just how hard. We scored 100% in communication on our pre-marital counseling evaluation. I still can’t … More One year (and 31 weeks)
Wow. A lot can happen in three weeks. I got bigger. So did the baby– who actually spent the whole day yesterday doing somersaults and other wacky tricks that made my belly look more like a wave pool and less like a part of my body. That is, until Aaron got home from work and … More Week 29 (and a bunch of photos)
I know, I know. Major blog slacker. I’m sure I’ll regret it later, but to be honest, I just hate taking pictures of myself and posting them on the internet, even if it is for a good cause. Call me crazy. Also! I finished the baby blanket!! For some reason it looked a whole lot … More The Evolution of Baby Kicks and Week 22
This week has been rather a sick one unless I’m sitting very still. About all I seem to be able to do without gagging is work on the baby blanket. However, I’m pretty determined to at least utilize this forced down time to get all my photography stuff together. My official website is soo close … More Week 13