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31 Weeks Down, 9 More To Go! ❤

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Baby is about 16.7 inches long now and weighs around 3.8 pounds.
Starting weight 120 pounds - Starting waist  31.5 inches.  I am now139lbs & 41 inches 



WEIGHT: +19 pounds WAIST: 39 inches (+9.5 inches) 



Highlights and Lowlights of my Pregnancy Week 31:




Highlights:  Baby boy moves a ton and reassures mom he's okay.Being blessed with a healthy baby and pregnancy so far!I am almost positive he is head down again! I can tell he is growing everyday getting ready to make his appearance. Restless legs wasn't bad this week!Baby boy constantly has hiccups and it's so adorable. 
Lowlights: Lower back / tailbone pain is HORRIBLE the past 3 days.Unending migraines this week.Lost some mucous plug with a tint of blood.Ive been having Braxton hicks like crazy with slight cramping. Craving all things sweet and little self control! LMAOGetting harder to chase around the kids and do everyday chores.The lump in my breast is getting larger every week and is really painful lately.  

The Weight of Motherhood on my Shoulders

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As a person in general not even a mother I am known for

"stretching myself too thin" "bitting off more than I can chew" "putting too much on my plate" "getting in over my head"

all of these common metaphors basically just meaning I try to do too much at once and sometimes it feels impossible.
Add being a mother to the equation and it multiply's  that feeling of impossible and adds on some stress. I know I am not the only mother who feels this way and that is why I wanted to throw it out there... or at least get it off my chest and have a sense of relief. 
Currently I am 32 weeks pregnant with my third child while juggling my littles who aretwo and one!
I am their prime care taker as my fiancé owns his own  successful clothing store and runs that full time.
I also occasionally work at his store packaging and shipping. (when we have a dependable babysitter) 
Like most housewives / stay at home moms household chores are my responsibility and never ending. 
I just …

WHY I AM IN NO RUSH TO MARRY MY FIANCE.

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Don't get me wrong... a year and a half ago when we first decided  that we should probably get married I was a little more enthusiastic.  We had just found out we were pregnant with our second child and  started house searching while Matt made the big decision to finally open an actual store for his clothing brand.
He never got down on a knee or anything at that time he just  bought me a ring and the deed was done. We had already been living together for a year and had a son I think those actions showed me he loved me more than him getting down on a knee or making a big deal out of our engagement.
I still did what every engaged female does though and instantly started pinning stuff on Pinterest, set a date, scheduled an  engagement shoot and even bought a dress! 
The year went by and we were both so buried in our work loads. His clothing company was growing at an incredible rate and  Matt quit his other job to do Luckless full time!  Even though this cut our income in half you could see how much h…

30 Weeks Down, 10 More To Go! ❤

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Baby is about 15.7 inches long now and weighs around 3 pounds.
Starting weight 120 pounds - Starting waist  31.5 inches.  I am now137lbs & 39 inches 



WEIGHT: +19 pounds WAIST: 39 inches (+7.5 inches) 



Highlights and Lowlights of my Pregnancy Week 30:
Highlights:  Baby boy moves a ton and reassures mom he's okay.I have had no bleeding and loss of mucus plug the past FOUR weeks!Baby boy had a strong heartbeat at my appointment.Being blessed with a healthy baby and pregnancy so far!Passed my glucose test with flying colors!I get to see my little man in ultrasound again in a few weeks! Sadly this is because he is breech though. 
Lowlights: Lower back / tailbone pain is still bad at times.Baby boy is breech.I have felt a little more tired and emotional this week.


Weight Gain/Loss:  +19 pounds
Sleep: