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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): 5

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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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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Ali on the Run Show Episode 114: The Fourth Trimester

Date: January 9, 2019 at 8:44 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 10

“I felt broken. Physically. Emotionally. I had a complete breakdown. I felt like a broken human. I was so tired. Lifeless. And I finally Googled the one thing I hadn’t really wanted to Google.” In just a few days, Annie […]

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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Life With a Newborn: One Month!

Date: November 19, 2018 at 2:42 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 33

We did it! We all survived the first month with a newborn! I honestly can’t believe Annie is already one month old. But, and I know I keep saying this, it also seems like a billion years ago that I […]

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Ali on the Run Show Episode 106: I Had a Baby!

Date: November 14, 2018 at 7:20 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 8

“It was like he was the deep breath, and I was the emergency barf bag.” I had a baby! On this episode, I’m joined by a very special guest: Annie Leigh Cristiano. Annie was born on October 16, 2018, at […]