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Two Peas in a Bed

Two Peas in a Bed

Chris had his wisdom teeth taken out Friday, and of course I remain on bed rest.  So we were 2 peas in a pod resting in bed over the weekend.  Chris’s mom Vicki, aka “Nana”, graciously flew in from Fort Worth to nurse both of us over the weekend. Amazing thing, my contractions actually lessened … Continue reading

Holy Mama Heartburn

Holy Mama Heartburn

Pregnancy bed rest heartburn has raised it’s viscious head. I’m a lover of all foods tex-mex, so naturally I recently dined upon Paula Deen’s taco soup, 2 McDonald’s breakfast burritos, and Fritos. I actually dipped my burritos in the taco soup for a sauce.   Yea, I hear you moms out there,  not smart. One … Continue reading

Praying for Your Unborn Twins, Week 24 Bed Rest

While on bed rest, I’ve been praying for our girls protection, health, and to be delivered into this world in the Lord’s timing.   Last week, I came across this wonderful verse during my bible study on Psalm 71. (I normally read NASB, but the ESV version was beautiful.) Upon You I have leaned from … Continue reading

My Husband the Hero

My Husband the Hero

My husband Chris is my hero.  For the last 9 days I’ve been on bed rest, Chris has been the most gracious husband and has served me like a queen.  When the doc told me I’d have to incline at no higher than 45 degrees, he immediately purchased a recliner for me (courtesy of gift … Continue reading

Bed Rest at 21 Weeks

Bed Rest at 21 Weeks

I called my doc early Monday morning because I was experiencing an increased number of contractions.  They had me come in, and what I thought would be just a quick checkup during my lunch break, turned into hospital admission for premature labor.  Whoa, we were not expecting this. My cervix measured 2.8 cm, down a whole … Continue reading