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    The Day the Germs Won

    As I sit here on my couch, 7 months pregnant with my 16 month old asleep on me I have to admit- today I wave my white flag. I admit defeat to the germs and just hope we can make it through the next 24-48 hours with some dignity. My husband has a stomach bug that seems to have been sent to him by some demon warrior of vomit. My kiddo has had enough snot come out of her nose in the past 48 hours to fill a tank. And I have a cough that seems to be sent from a similar demon as my husbands stomach bug. Let’s just…

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    Pregnancy: Michelle’s Second Time Around

    I am currently 28 weeks into my second pregnancy, this time with a little boy. My husband and I couldn’t be happier. They say each pregnancy is unique and I am certainly finding that to be true. I have found this pregnancy to be easier than my first in some ways and harder in others. On one hand, there is the added challenge of chasing around and caring for my spunky 15 month old daughter. When I was tired during my first pregnancy I had much more flexibility to rest than I do now. Also, at 40 years old and having a quick turn around after having my daughter (I…