Monthly Archives: July 2010

The First Few Days

On Tuesday evening we dropped my parents off at the airport to fly home to Toronto. Today is Saturday. We are all still alive and well. All four of us. {That sounds weird!}. {Aren’t these squiggly brackets prettier than the … Continue reading

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Aliza’s Story {Now We Are Four…}

::: A photo slideshow of Aliza’s entrance into the world is found at the end of this post. ┬áIt doesn’t “show” much, but (in the wise words of Lola…) “if you will be yucked out by the sight of my … Continue reading

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A Quick Update: Surgery

I’ve been writing my birth story bit by bit (it’s saved in my drafts right now), but I haven’t had much time! Also… it turns out that I have some tissue remaining in my uterus that is becoming infected. I … Continue reading

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Today!

:: Nervous :: :: Excited :: :: Surreal :: …. I slept terribly last night. I was getting contractions pretty strongly yesterday evening, but I fell asleep, and they petered out. I was still crampy every time I woke up … Continue reading

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Rounder and Wider and Weirder

One of my bestest of best friends posted some quotes on her blog last week, and I was particularly struck by these two: Life is always a rich and steady time when you are waiting for something to happen or … Continue reading

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Waiting for Labor to Begin

Here begins a new series on this blog, to be continued until further notice (or until no longer relevant). While I am waiting to birth this little late girlie, I am trying not to go crazy with wondering when it … Continue reading

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Reminiscing

Tonight I remembered the blog I kept when I was pregnant with Isaac. I started it 3 days after we found out we were pregnant, and kept it a secret until the end of the first trimester when we made … Continue reading

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