Category Archives: Baby

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Annie & Ellie

Date: April 2, 2019 at 11:47 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 5

Anyone who has known me for more than .02 seconds knows that I am one of those people. My dog, Ellie, is my child. She’s my baby. My first-born. She doesn’t go to “doggy daycare” — we call it “school.” And […]

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4 Months of Annie

Date: February 27, 2019 at 11:15 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 8

I’ve been a mom for four and a half months, and it’s officially fun. It’s still hard sometimes. Definitely. I still don’t quite know what I’m doing most of the time, and I still don’t leave my house with Annie nearly […]

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A Day in the Life With a 3.5 Month Old

Date: February 21, 2019 at 12:03 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 7

It almost seems silly to finally get around to publishing this post. So much has already changed since I documented this day two or three weeks ago. Annie is sleeping better some nights (HOORAY), I’m no longer sleeping on her […]

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On Exercise & Body Stuff After Baby

Date: February 7, 2019 at 1:50 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 13

I remember at some point when Brian and I were dating (feels like a lifetime ago!), thinking there was no way we’d ever be able to have kids. My rationale? We both liked to do long workouts on Saturday mornings. […]

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Three Months of Annie

Date: January 22, 2019 at 1:21 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 16

Hi! As of last week, Annie is three months old! We’ve officially graduated from The Fourth Trimester. What a wild ride, man. I get to know Annie better every single day. And yet, she still throws me curveballs every single […]

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Annie's Favorite Things: 3-Month-Old Must-Haves

Date: January 15, 2019 at 9:46 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

I’d like to think that no one on this planet knows Annie better than I do. I spent 39 weeks with her before she even entered this world, and I was the only one who got to feel every little […]

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Motherhood

Date: January 2, 2019 at 2:52 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 28

Eleven weeks. I’ve been a human mom for 11 weeks now. I texted Brian this morning: “I don’t think it’s sunk in yet that I’m a mom.” People said it would sink in when we got the crib. Then when […]

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Life With a Newborn: Month Two

Date: December 21, 2018 at 10:01 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 18

Annie is nine weeks old! Two months. Brian and I have been human parents for two months now. (Here’s a recap from Annie’s first month. She crushed it.) During her second month rocking our worlds, Annie has done all kinds […]

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New Mom Challenges: What I Mean When I Say It's Hard

Date: December 4, 2018 at 9:30 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 66

It’s funny how quickly things can change — and change again. I wrote this post after a tough weekend. Today, Tuesday, as I’m finally getting around to hitting “publish,” I’m already feeling so much better about everything, at least for […]

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My Newborn Must-Haves

Date: November 27, 2018 at 1:45 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 6

Annie is six weeks old! Her current interests include sleeping, not sleeping, pooping, not pooping, and making funny faces. And while no day yet has been easy, every day has gotten easier. I’m more comfortable, more confident — and then the […]

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