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Pre-Eclampsia, Pre-Birth
I have been terrible about updating the blog during this round of surrogacy, I know. I'm not sure why it's been harder this time to keep you updated about everything going on. Let me catch you up. A few weeks ago, my midwives noticed my blood pressures cree...
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21 week and Ultrasound update
I'm 21 weeks pregnant today! Baby has been an acrobatic little wiggle-worm these past couple of weeks. It's just getting to the point where the movements can be felt from the outside but only barely... Soon! Today was the Big Ultrasound/Anatomy Scan. The gu...
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Vanishing Twin
Three weeks ago, I had my first ultrasound of this pregnancy, at 7 weeks. This was a Big Deal, when we'd get to confirm the pregnancy with heartbeats, and also find out how many of the embryos implanted and started to grow. We saw two lovely embryos growing...
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Thursday is too far away
As I mentioned in my last post, my beta blood test (official pregnancy test) isn't until THURSDAY. That is way too long. In the meantime...
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The Birth Story!
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The Final Birth
*Time gets funny when you're having a baby, whether or not things are scheduled, I think. So forgive me my vagueness on pretty much everything time related.* Because of worsening pre-eclampsia after spending about 50 hours in the hospital , the OB on call...
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I had a hell of a time gathering the pieces by watching the video, but managed. For anyone else, here are the pieces you need (or equivalents).

2 - 2x8 red
1 - 2x6 red
5 - 2x4 blue
2 - 2x4 red
2- 2x4 yellow
6 - 2x3 blue
2 - 2x3 red
7 - 2x3 yellow
5 - 2x2 blue
1 - 2x2 red
5 - 2x2 yellow
6 - 2x1 blue
5 - 2x1 red
5 - 2x1 yellow
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Twelve Weeks
Woo-Hoo! I made it to the official End of the Shots of Doom!! dance party No more intramuscular progesterone shots, no more progesterone suppositories, no more pills (except a prenatal, of course). This is a Big Deal - I'm taking bets on how long this hug...
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Betas
I know you guys have been waiting to hear the details of my beta blood test results. For future reference, the little things that I think...
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The saint of all the sinners
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Pink-haired mama to two wild boys, photographer, astrophysics groupie, gestational surrogate, and just all-around awesome lady. 
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H2Goo - Bathtime Fun
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Want to sink into a tub full of slime? Yeah, neither do we. But your kid... your kid wants to do it. Watch their eyes light up when a packet

MADART | Barnes and Noble Nook Touch Skin - Winter Sparkle
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CSI | Wonder and Skepticism
www.csicop.org

Science requires an almost complete openness to all ideas. On the other hand, it requires the most rigorous...

I lost the home-school burnout battle—and I'm OK with it
moms.today.msnbc.msn.com

Evidence suggests that home-schooling in America is a growing trend. In a weeklong web-only series, TODAYshow.com reports on the challenges

YouTube - NOH8 Campaign speaks out to say, "It Gets Better"
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Create AccountSign In. Home. BrowseMoviesUpload. Hey there, this is not a commercial interruption. You're using an outdated browser, whi

Kids' Poetry Page
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Magnetic Poetry is the fun word magnet game that makes a great gift.

Working Meditation
blog.mandie-mcglynn.com

I'm not sitting with a still body and mind. I'm not walking a winding path, quieting the clamor in my head. I'm working. I'm standing outsid

+1 Button - Plus One Button - Chrome Web Store
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Installing... Processing... Checking purchase status... Cancelling... Description. The +1 button is shorthand for "this is pretty cool&

The Space Child‘s Mother Goose
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A book of Mother Goose rhymes and illustrations, remixed for science geeks

I Heard God Laugh. And It Sounded Like Screaming. - Velveteen Mind
www.velveteenmind.com

A detailed account of my daughter's first febrile seizures. So, yeah, this is what happened to Iris that day.

A Business Lesson in Human Nature
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More for adventure than education, I once spent a summer in Tunisia studying Arabic.  After a brief orientation in Washington DC, I headed

Vlad Studio | Barnes and Noble Nook Touch Skin - Black Hole
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How To Live Your Passion: Stop Confusing Hobbies with Passions
psychologyforphotographers.com

I admit I once grew tired of people telling me:  “live your passion.”   Of all the vague, dime-store psychology directives, that is possibly

It’s Time to Get Real – Notes from a Documentary Photography Workshop | ...
www.clearingthevision.com

I'm not much of a manifesto guy, but the last week has made me want to jump up on the barricades and take a stand for a particular type of

How To: Set Up a DIY Photo Booth Using Your Computer (Free Software Down...
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If you have a computer and a printer, then you also have a DIY photo booth just waiting awesome-ize the next birthday party, wedding, or cel

Barnes and Noble Nook Touch Skin - Nebulas
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MWAC Is A Four-Letter Word
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MWAC Is a Four-Letter Word: {Mom with a Camera} by guest blogger Kara Wahlgren Before you dismiss yourself—or anyone else—as an MWAC (mom

Vlad Studio | Barnes and Noble Nook Touch Skin - Library
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The Golden Rule of Parenting. | freeplaylife.com
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DelicateNews Logo. Funschooling; Momsanity; Travel in the US; Our freeplaylife; Math Mondays; Out Of The Box Thinkers; Photography. Home; Al

XecuDev
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contact us. XecuDev is a startup iOS app development company based out of the Chicagoland area and will soon publish new and exciting apps m