Posted in October 2012

Vielen Dank für die Auszeichnung Liebsters

Vielen Dank für die Auszeichnung Liebsters

Liebster Blog Award The Liebster is making the rounds and I’ve been nominated twice. What is a Liebster Blog Award? The Liebster Blog Award is given to up and coming bloggers with less than 200 followers, and nominated by fellow bloggers. Liebster is a German word meaning sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, beloved, lovely, kind, pleasant, … Continue reading

Running in circles

Running in circles

This post brought to you by Circular Logic and Inner Ramblings Inc. © ® ™ I’ve been wrestling with my decision not to run again until after I have a child (this is assuming I get preggers with my next IVF cycle in January 2013). The problem is every time I see a runner, I feel a … Continue reading

Introducing…. Baby Girl

Introducing…. Baby Girl

Meet Baby Girl. the newest member of our expanding pack! We got her Sunday night from a pet store that also shelters rescue dogs and cats. We’d been visiting her there during weekly re-ups for six months. Every week we went, she’d run to the window of the cat room and paw through the glass … Continue reading

Lady bits and lap-band update

Bright and early Tuesday morning DH and I had an appointment with our RE (head over to CaringDoula’s blog for a delightful discussion about the ‘us’ vs. ‘I’ pronoun for being pregnant, btw). The staff were all so welcoming. During the miscarriage, they gave us a ton of distance, but this time they were engaging … Continue reading

Accentuating the positive

Whew. After a big build up on my part emotionally, it’s 7 am Monday morning on the first day back to work after 13 days of bed rest and then the miscarriage and recovery from pneumonia. What a roller coaster ride. But, I am doing okay! Not too much anxiety. I’ll check in from work. … Continue reading

Anxiety attack

Anxiety attack

I thought I was doing okay. But I’ve been in my own little bubble until yesterday. I’m back to work next week, so I decided to step out into the wider world yesterday and discovered that I’m a bit more wobbly than I thought. I booked myself for a facial and hot stone massage at … Continue reading

Thankful thursday

It is so easy to forget that you have a lot to be thankful for when things go pear shaped. So I’m gonna spend some time every Thursday, even if it’s just a moment, to post something I am thankful for. This week, and really, all weeks, I am thankful for my best friend. She … Continue reading