Archive for October, 2007

33 Week Update

Last Wednesday we went to our scheduled ultrasound that would determine whether or not I still have Placenta Previa. I am happy to announce that I no longer have Placenta Previa. Yea! Luke and I were so relieved to hear the news. My next task is to write up a birth plan with a natural […]

Firestorm 2007, Oct 25th

As we are starting day 5 of the wildfires and evacuations, the devastating fires around San Diego county are starting to take a toll on San Diegians. I live in a central location of San Diego where the likely hood of evacuation is slight, but even though I am somewhat disconnected from those who are […]

Planet Bump

Planet Bump (now a cord blood bank) is asking pregnant women to submit photos of their decked out for Halloween belly bumps. If your picture is chosen, you could win a Baby Bjorn Carrier. Just log on to their website and submit your picture…it’s that easy. BOO-TIFUL BUMP! Show us how you go bump in […]

How to write a detailed birth plan

I previously blogged on an example of a simple birth plan, but I also wanted to provide you with an example of a more formal birth plan format for those of you who want to be more detailed. Remember to keep your birth plan to a page and be as clear and specific as possible. […]


I became interested in scrapbooking and card making a few years back when a gal I knew would host Close To My Heart parties at her house and invited anyone and everyone to come and make a pre-designed card &/or scrapbook page using Close To My Heart products. We all became hooked right away because […]

Future Glory

Romans 8 18I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us. 19The creation waits in eager expectation for the sons of God to be revealed. 20For the creation was subjected to frustration, not by its own choice, but by the will of the one who […]

A life in the Spirit

Romans 8 1Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus,[a] 2because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit of life set me free from the law of sin and death. 3For what the law was powerless to do in that it was weakened by the sinful nature,[b] God did […]

Give thanks to the Lord

1 Chronicles 16 8 Give thanks to the LORD, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done. 9 Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell of all his wonderful acts. 10 Glory in his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the LORD rejoice. 11 Look to […]

Another mile stone

Today I am officially 32 weeks which makes me 8 months along. I can’t believe it! The time has really gone by quickly, however I am now becoming very aware of my pregnant self. I am definitely starting to “feel pregnant”…where you feel heavier, more tired, a little cranky, a little more sensative, along with […]