Monthly Archives: December 2006

Before I get to the Christmas trip update, I have to say…

You’ve got to check out this amazing new artist!! Gregory Paul Smith on Shoutlife Gregory’s website I have listened to this CD… ummm… I don’t know… bunches of times since we got settled in from our Christmas trip to Kansas. … Continue reading

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Thanks, BloomBaby, for the neat link!

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Update on Pregnancy/Cramping

Things seem to have calmed down with the cramping I was having, praise the Lord. Yesterday I had almost no cramping, and today I haven’t had any so far. I’m going to continue being careful with my activity levels (and … Continue reading

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Prayers Appreciated

Late yesterday morning, I started cramping and spent most of the day on the couch. I haven’t had any signs of bleeding, which is an encouraging thing. I’m not feeling “normal” today, but I’m not as tight as I was … Continue reading

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What a day yesterday!

Our van has really been needing to go into the shop, and as we’re contemplating going to Hutchinson for Christmas, the need had become more pressing. So the Blessings and I took the van to Carriage Care yesterday morning. You … Continue reading

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Advent

Do any of you use the traditions of Advent to aid their family’s focus at this time of year? We’ve been learning bits about Advent traditions over the last couple of years, and have decided to incorporate some of them … Continue reading

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My Balancing Journey – Part 5 – The Big Lightbulb!

Part 4 is new today also! Be sure to read it first! As I dug into learning about Estrogen Dominance and hormonal balance, it became obvious to me that I really was showing many symptoms of Estrogen Dominance – not … Continue reading

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My Balancing Journey – Part 4 – Some things I’ve learned…

… about hormonal imbalance. There are two primary female hormones secreted by the ovaries – estrogen and progesterone. There are actually three types of estrogen made by the body, but when we talk about hormones, these three are usually lumped … Continue reading

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First Prenatal – at last!

Monday, we had our first prenatal – probably the latest we’ve ever had a first prenatal, but all is well. Random notations from the prenatal- Need to drink more water. I haven’t been feeling as “green” lately, so it’s easier … Continue reading

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Pneumonia!

Sweet Kate has been running a fever a good portion of the week, without much sign of other symptoms. Ever since Elanor landed in the hospital several years ago with a severe blood infection, fevers without symptoms make us very … Continue reading

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