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January 2018

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Mommy Diet

January 26, 2018

I naively thought that after I gave birth I would be able to go back to eating whatever I wanted. During Theodore’s pregnancy I was very strict with my diet. I didn’t want to take the chance of eating something that could hurt him or the pregnancy. I thought to myself, “it’s only 9 months”. Well, once again I was wrong. Now that I’m breastfeeding there are new restrictions of what I should be eating. Yes, I could technically eat…

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An Ode to Theodore

January 12, 2018

This started off as a silly little song I made up while trying to calm Theodore from one of his crying fits. I sang it with a British accent like Julie Andrews in Mary Poppins, LOL! 😉 But it turned into something more. This is my ode to Theodore: They say musicals are just fantasies and not reality, But surely they have never had a baby, Now I sing all day the words I used to say, To avoid all the…

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Motherhood Realness: Getting Back on Track

January 10, 2018

Now that the holidays are over and Daniel has gone back to work, it’s time to start getting back on track. As on track as you can with a newborn. I know that establishing a routine right now is a bit pointless since Theodore is the boss and decides most things, but being the Type A personality that I am, I have to at least try. Overall, this month is already worlds better from the first month. Everyone told me…

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Motherhood Realness: Theodore’s First Month

January 2, 2018

Today is Theodore’s first month birthday! It has been a crazy, amazing, physically and emotionally draining month. As my friend Linda said, “the nights are long, but the years are short”. I already don’t want him to grow up too fast. Things are getting better although sleep is a luxury. Theodore is growing weekly and has already outgrown some of his newborn clothes! Good thing we didn’t buy so many. He is sleeping a lot, eating regularly and pooping/farting up…

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