Winks And Whistles

bits & Pieces of my life .. imperfections & all

To The FishMonger We Go

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My mom came into town on Sunday and it has been a glorious five days so far. I can nap. I get eat her de.lic.ious. cooking and it’s just really nice having her company.

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Our Cool Dude

So .. Beckett has this pose we’ve termed the “cool dude.”

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It’s both arms up by his head like in the photo above. The quintessential cool dude pose is accompanied by calm, open eyes and kissy-face lips.

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Get Inspired: Misty Copeland

I’m sure a lot of you have seen this commercial already, but I had to share in case you missed it.

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I Got Pooped On Tonight

^^^ This is what you look like after the first time your baby explosively poops all over you.

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Body After Baby

Dealing with an ever-changing body due to pregnancy was definitely a challenge. But one that I mostly felt prepared for. I knew my belly and hips would get bigger - and likely other body parts too. But it was something that was relatively easy to buy clothes for because I knew what was going to happen. My body after giving birth though .. well, I was thoroughly unprepared for that.

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My Last Week Of Pregnancy

I was just looking at these photos today and thought .. wow oh wow is that a gigantic belly. No wonder why it hurt it so much pushing Beckett out. For those wondering, I do plan on doing a birth story post. Hopefully I’ll get that up sooner rather than later. For now, here’s what happened during my last week of pregnancy.

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Our First Family Stroll

This is the week I’ve taken the plunge from inside seclusion to outside immersion .. for the sake of my sanity. I’ve started taking Dexter out again in the mornings.  And after a stellar second visit with Beckett’s pediatrician yesterday, she assured me it’s okay to take him out for walks. 

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