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    Yes, We Are Pregnant – Here’s our story!

    OK, so I’ll be the first to admit that this was a bit of a surprise for my husband and I (a very pleasant surprise, mind you, but a surprise nonetheless). Let me tell you why! Sure, I might be biased, but I think we have a pretty amazing story. You see; before we were married, Mr B and I decided NOT to have children at all. Our plan was to travel, do some humanitarian work and explore the world. Clearly, that didn’t end up as we had originally planned – for very good reason. Once we were married, and realized that we had suddenly become a family of our…

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    Taking a page out of her book

    I wanted to write this post a few weeks ago, but as usual life just got too busy and I didn’t feel I had the time to focus on what I wanted to say – and this is a very precious post for me, so I needed that time. Now I’m finally getting a moment to sit down and put words to my thoughts. There is always that one special person who makes an indelible impact on our life; one whom we wouldn’t have predicted to make such a difference. Here’s what I mean: we half expect to be shaped by the influence of our parents, or teachers, or other…

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    My “Momster” – in law

    On Mother’s Day, we sometimes get so caught up in thanking our own mothers, grandmothers, aunts etc. that sometimes we forget about another special person… our Mother-In-Law. We forget that she spent just as much time, love, and care in her own household, raising that special person that we love with all our hearts. I know that there are many who either dislike or do not get along with their “Momster-in-law”, however that is not the case for me. I am fortunate enough to have the greatest relationship with mine. Sometimes we have disagreed, and there have been times when we have silently been upset with each other. But there…