Lowell Scott Krause is finally here! Born at 40 weeks 5 days, on July 30th, 2013 at 8:14pm. He weighs 8 lbs 11 ounces, the same as big brother Kendall did. We are both doing great. I will update you on all the details sometime later. Thank you for all the sweet words of encouragement […]

I Interrupt Cloth Diaper Week To Let You Know

I’m NOT in labor. Really. I know these contractions, which have been coming every 3ish minutes for the past hour or two and only lasting 30-40 seconds each are NOT the real thing. This is totally a false start, which is why I’m having my husband bring me some wine back from Target (where he […]

Birth story


Well, here it is.  My LOOOOOOOONNNNNGGG birth story.  I figured I need to do it right, get as many details down as possible before I forget.  So please forgive me if it seems long winded (seems…hell, it is), but I am trying to preserve whatever memories I can before the baby sucks them all out […]

Can’t talk long…

I think I’m in labor!  I’ve been up since 4:40 am with contractions every 6-7 minutes and it appears my vagina has a runny bloody nose.  Seriously…it’s a disgustingly accurate comparison. AND that was just another contraction.  Hooray!  They hurt.  I’m not going to lie.  But I’m ready for it!  I don’t imagine I’ll be […]