Category Archives: Pregnancy

baby chou five

It’s been a month since Aspen Leigh Chou made her appearance, and I’m just now getting around to writing out her birth story.  I can almost guarantee that the poor girl won’t have a baby book! We thought that baby … Continue reading

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he’s here!

On Monday, March 5, we welcomed our fourth child — Shepherd Thomas Chou. Born at home, 9:11 PM~ 8 lbs 5 oz 21.5 inches Overflowing with sweetness I’ve thoroughly enjoyed this first week with our little boy.  It’s true that … Continue reading

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39.5 weeks (that’s not photoshopped, folks)

One more preggo pic — maybe (hopefully?) the last! 🙂 I’m “officially” due the end of this week.  I’ve been having lots of so-called pre-labor the last couple of weeks, but this 4th time around I’m well aware that I … Continue reading

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a freak accident {grace laced mondays}

Where do I begin?  It’s been a while since I’ve blogged (again) and so much has happened in the last few days.  (That “so much” doesn’t involve a new baby, by the way.  The little one is still cookin’!) 🙂 … Continue reading

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snow days & 37 weeks

It’s cold.  And we’ve had a lot of snowfall lately.  Last weekend gave us about a foot of the white stuff, and we’ve had a few flurries here and there since then. The kids are loving it.  I enjoy it … Continue reading

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creamy curried ham & broccoli {getting ready for baby}

With three kiddos and my love for cooking, you’d think I’d be experienced in preparing for life with a newborn, at least as far as meals go.  But I’ve never really made the effort to prepare food before the baby … Continue reading

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our life lately

Well, blogging obviously hasn’t been a top priority for me lately.  In case you’re interested, here’s a summary of our (super interesting and unbelievably exciting) (not really) life from the last few weeks. 🙂 Last week Eric and I were … Continue reading

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just checking in {Happy New Year!}

It’s been TWO whole weeks since I’ve posted here!  We thoroughly enjoyed our Christmas celebrations…how about you?  It was busy at times, but we also had the chance to rest and relax with family — and for that I’m so … Continue reading

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26 weeks {& a few little encouragements}

First of all, the sky this morning was INCREDIBLE.  The photo doesn’t do it justice, but I wanted to share it anyway.  I love these little (or not-so-little) gifts of God’s love, early in the morning. Also, this timely post … Continue reading

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23 weeks

  Over halfway there! My belly is big and my back is aching, but otherwise, I feel great!  Boulder has finally started sleeping through the night consistently (YAY!) and I’m really thankful for the good rest I’ve had lately.  Baby … Continue reading

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