Posts Tagged ‘ pregnant ’

On the Way Out

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

pregnant mother and daughterWhen I was 8 months pregnant, my baby was moving around and kicking a lot. One day, when he was being especially rambunctious, my older daughter said, “He’s probably just looking for the exit.”

Neveah, 6

Shannon Marchu; Grafton, WI

Image: Pregnant mother and daughter via Shutterstock.

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Roll With It

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Being pregnant comes with it’s own set of challenges—like trying to stand up gracefully once you’re nearly full term. Here’s a funny tumblr post from The Pregnant Husband. He calls it: My 9-month-pregnant wife trying to get off the couch. May we all hope to look this cute when attempting the same maneuver…

Dog stuck in bowl gif

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Shopping for Baby

Monday, May 6th, 2013

baby in boxWe were expecting our third baby, and I was shopping online for a new changing table cover. The website I was looking at showed examples of changing covers with babies on them. When my daughter walked up and saw the screen, she said, “I didn’t know you could buy babies online. Pick one, and add it to your cart!”

Kylie, 4

Laura Harding; Clinton Township, MI

Image: Baby in box via Shutterstock.

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Tough Love

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

army tankI was due with my second child in October, so when my family was discussing Halloween costume ideas I was almost ready to deliver. My son said, “Dad and I could be army guys.” Then he looked me up and down and offered, “You could be the tank, Mom.”

Liam, 4

Shane Kelley; Reno, NV

Image: Army tank via Shutterstock.

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Ice, Ice, Baby

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

quote image about brain freeze from ice cream


My family decided to get ice cream when I was pregnant with my third child. My daughter said, “You can’t have ice cream. You will give the baby a brain freeze!”

Adia, 7

Jodi McClure; Otterbein, IN

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