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My Pregnancy

Nov
30
2010

Our Thanksgiving Turkey

As most of you already know, Dana and I didn't eat a Thanksgiving dinner this year.  Instead, I gave birth to our beautiful baby girl, Eva Veronica Nevins.  Obvious contractions started...

Nov
22
2010

Wives Tale Week

We made it through the weekend with no baby appearance.  But, its not that we weren't trying :)  We decided to test out all the wivestales that came our way and see if they...

Nov
14
2010

What Will She Look Like?

We have spent another weekend trying to get done whatever we could before baby arrives.  We have the car seat bases in both my car and Dana's truck, cameras fully charged and packed, fully...

Nov
7
2010

We Are Ready Now, Don't Keep Us Waiting :)

Now that Dana is back home, we are checking off our "to-do" list before the baby arrives and it is coming along quite smoothly.  While Dana is trying to play catch-up with work, he is also...

Nov
1
2010

36 Weeks....Only 4 weeks to the Due Date!

36 Weeks Pregnant I am now 36 weeks pregnant and just got back from my check up with the doctor.  I was able to see a quick ultrasound of the baby, checking her position to make sure...

Oct
24
2010

When Will Baby Nevins Arrive?

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Oct
23
2010

8 Months Pregnant...The Countdown Begins!

  Well, we are now in the final stretch.  I can't believe it's here!  Its been a wonderful, fun, and exciting journey and now enters probably the longest month of our lives,...

Oct
13
2010

33 Weeks (7 1/2 months)

Today I had a monthly checkup with my midwife.  For the most part, everything went very well.  With about 7 weeks to go, we are now in preparation mode where  I will start to see my...

Sep
28
2010

San Diego Baby Shower

Last Sunday, my close friend, Elizabeth, hosted a Baby Nevins Baby Shower at my house.  It was such a fun day celebrating the baby with all of the great friends I have made over the years...

Sep
28
2010

31 Weeks of Pregnancy Makes for 7 Months!!

As of today, I am officially 7 months pregnant and boy, do I feel it.  My belly is growing so fast that my body is having a hard time keeping up, and I am feeling tired and BIG, which...

Sep
16
2010

29 weeks (6 1/2 months)

After getting back from a weekend in Wisconsin, I started to realize how much my belly had grown in just one week.  I went from looking slightly pregnant, to very pregnant.  Just before...

Sep
16
2010

Wisconsin Baby Shower

After spending a couple days with my dad, we headed up to Ashland for a baby shower/family BBQ that my mom threw at her house.  It turned out to be a beautiful day with wonderful...

Sep
3
2010

Baby Room Pictures!!

I am finally ready to show off the baby's room.  I hope you like it as much as I do because I think it turned out just beautifullly!!  It is the vision I had, reflecting my personal...

Aug
30
2010

27 weeks...That's 6 Months, And Now In My Third Trimester!!

So it is official, I am now 6 months on the dot, meaning I am now entering into my third trimester.  Can you believe it?  I can't either!!  Whoa!  The days of waiting around...

Aug
11
2010

My Pregnancy at 24 weeks (5 1/2 months)

I had my 4 week check up today, which is my opportunity to hear our little girl's heartbeat and make sure that my body is treating her good, giving her everything she needs.  As I am always...

Jul
26
2010

22 Weeks Pregnant (5 Months)

After adjusting the days to get on track with my new due date (Nov 30), I am officially 5 months pregnant tomorrow!  It is crazy to think about it because I am now over the half way...

Jul
14
2010

Pregnancy Updates at 21 Weeks

Here is a general picture of what is going on at 21 weeks:  You can see the baby is so close to being fully developed Today I had a check up with my regular midwife.  We went over...

Jul
7
2010

My Pregnancy at 20 Weeks (Almost 5 months!)

Today was a very special day for Dana and I.  Being that I have been completely worried about my baby and wanting everything to be ok, today was like a god-send,  it was our big...

Jul
7
2010

A Healthy Baby on The Way

After many days and weeks of worrying and waiting, we were finally able to confirm a healthy baby girl.  Dana and I are so happy to be sharing this wonderful experience together and glad...

Jun
28
2010

Belly Poppin'

After having a hiatus of pregnancy symptoms, I had quite a reassuring weekend. A few weeks ago, a friend of mine lent me a baby heart beat monitor for reassurance, whenever I needed. I used it...

Jun
27
2010

Are We Having a Boy or a Girl?

We go to the doctor on July 7th for our big ultrasound, making sure the baby is growing healthy and well, and we will be finding out the sex of the baby!  I can't wait to find out, I'm ready...

Jun
14
2010

My Pregnancy at 16 Weeks (4 Months)

I went to my second doctor's visit today.  As you can tell, I'm still not really showing much and haven't even gained a single pound yet.  My stomach has a little bump that I notice,...

May
15
2010

My Pregnancy at 12 Weeks (3 Months)

I am 3 months along and dying to get that baby bump. Whenever I say that to a family member who has had a baby, they laugh and say, it will come and all at once, so watch out. Ha!! I am...

May
9
2010

The Big Reveal (Telling our Parents That We're Expecting!)

My mom has wanted to be a grandma for far too long and I think everyone knew about it. So, I knew that when I told her, it would be a huge surprise and something so exciting for her that she...

Apr
16
2010

My Pregnancy at 8 Weeks (2 Months)

We've made it to 8 weeks with barely any change in our regular routine. Although, I am starting to feel nauseous and a bit lethargic. Still working out as usual, and actually beginning to wonder...

Mar
21
2010

Surprise, We're Expecting!!

  As of today, Dana and I just found out that we are expecting our first baby! We could not be more excited. And what a surprise to the two of us. As this blog post is written, I will...

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    Sep
    12
    2018

    Our First Days of School

    It is official, all the kids in our house are now school kids!  And, they are all so excited about this milestone in their lives.  So ma...
    Sep
    05
    2018

    Saying Goodbye

    It has been over a week now and I thought maybe it would get easier to find the time to write this post, but truthfully, it hasn't.  On the m...
    Aug
    11
    2018

    When The Boys Away, The Gir...

    As soon as we got back from our big road trip, the boys started a week long sports camp.  It would be Zander's first time leaving me for some...
    Aug
    01
    2018

    Family Road Trip - Fifth an...

    After celebrating fourth of July with Megan and Chris and their families, we all packed up and headed a couple hours East to stay at Megan's famil...
    Jul
    22
    2018

    Family Road Trip - Stop Four

    Once we crossed the Puget Sound, we landed at our final destination in Edmonds, Washington at our good friends, Megan and Chris's house.  We ...
    Jul
    20
    2018

    Family Road Trip - Stop Three

    After spending the week in Bend, we hopped over to Portland to spend a couple days with Dana's good friend, Joe.  He lives in the perfect pla...
    Jul
    15
    2018

    Family Road Trip - Stop Two

    Driving from Morro Bay until our next stop on the road trip was the longest leg of the trip.  But, the views on our drive were amazing! ...
    Jul
    14
    2018

    Family Road Trip 2018 - Fir...

    For years, Dana and I had talked about how fun it would be to get a camper and travel the US.  We willed it pretty consistently until this su...