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First Trimester Recap

Biggest surprise … Seeing the “yes” on January 30th. Biggest stress … If I had to choose just one it would be the move. Favorite foods … Applesauce and cereal. Worst symptom … Tiredness which led to grumpiness. Best event … Easter in Olympia; a RoBo event. Books read … Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn, […]

Options, options, options

Post-dinner conversation … Gretchen: What about Levi?Mom: I like it! Where did that come from?Gretchen (whispering): It’s Bristol Palin’s baby daddy’s name … don’t tell Dom, that could taint it.Dominic: It sounds like Levi Jeans … no. And there we are … back at square one :)

Spring Fashion

Between the bouts of sun and rainfall I’m beginning to get the drift … Spring is on the way. What better way to prepare for a new season than a wardrobe update! According to Yahoo! this morning there are officially a “top 6” every gal needs this season in the accessory category. Lucky for this […]

Before the World Knew

When my doctor confirmed our little one was on the way we decided to keep it kind of hush hush. I wanted to hear the heartbeat before Baby Bossio became public knowledge. I couldn’t imagine having to become un-pregnant via Facebook if we had told EVERYONE. I recommend this route (for what it is worth). […]

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Shop ‘n Swap

Mom and I survived Baby Sale #1 … THE SHOP ‘N SWAP! It was last Saturday at the Great Wolf Lodge and we arrived at 7:30 am. You know, to get in line before the doors opened at 8 :) Upon entering we were a bit disappointed; I think we had imagined a smorgasbord of […]