This past week has been an absolute hot mess. The true definition of parenting fails…or maybe I was winning the whole time and just didn’t know it? As each week passes we get more and more comfortable in our new routine but at the same time we get more and more uncomfortable with our new routine. I’ve had so much support this week I actually broke down and cried because I was so thankful. It’s amazing what a good support system can do for you. Just remember you are never alone on the island you think you are!
HI FRIENDS! Clearly I’m excited to be back writing. I’ve missed it a little bit. I’m starting a new series here. My pregnancy posts were some of my most popular posts in the last few months. So I’m going to continue on with my postpartum updates. I won’t do it for an entire 40 weeks, that’s a long time. But for now I’m thinking at least three months. Then we’ll go from there and maybe do every other week? Sound good? Sounds good : ). Diving right in…
I can’t believe I will be 39 weeks pregnant tomorrow. Who know, maybe I’m in labor as you are reading today’s post. I wrote this one ahead just in case. Let’s get real though, I’m probably not. I missed workout Wednesday last week so if you’re just checking in: every Wednesday this month I am sharing highlights from this series. My second most popular workout related post was all about my fitness journey this pregnancy. Check out the original post here.
Any day now people, any day! At least that’s what I’m telling myself. After my last appointment on Thursday there was zero change from 36 weeks with the exception of maybe 1/2 cm and she was lower. Leaving I felt a sense of peace. I’m not worried, or feeling as anxious as I was last week. I know there is not too much more time left. This week and next week’s theme is going to be living in the moment. I took that approach when I was 39 weeks with Rylee and I had her within that week ;). But seriously I’m soaking in all the time I can as a family of three.
Happy Friday! Today I’mm be sharing with you what is in my hospital bag. I’m actually pretty excited about this because it means I am one step closer to being prepared for baby girl to come and I can check something off my list tomorrow. I actually rocked my list today so tomorrow’s 38 week update is going to be an almost clean slate. I’ve gone back and forth with what I even need to pack. I said in one of my earlier updates that we went to the hospital with so many bags. This time I am trying to avoid that and so far I think I’m on track.