I'm not always the biggest fan of social media, but I have social media to thank for meeting these two. I'm so grateful that wonderful people somehow find me <3 Enjoy these images of Elizabeth and Sophia! Don't miss Sophia's adorable sock/shoe combo at the end!
A person's first pregnancy can be so special. There's all sorts of time to plan, prepare, and pick out all of the adorable baby goodies. Partners can be so sweet and even if they don't want to, they'll rub your feet.
And then there's the second pregnancy. When people ask you how you're feeling you typically say, "Good. I mean, I'm tired, but good." Which translates to, "Oh...ya, I forgot I was pregnant. I'm exhausted from chasing my toddler and working. But I don't have time to remember that I can't breathe, so I guess I am good" There aren't usually foot massages the second time around and the pregnancy self pity is at an all time low because there just isn't time.
That doesn't mean baby is loved any less or that second or third pregnancies aren't special. It just means that things are different and that joy is found in different ways. I love that my daughter kisses my belly and says, "Ud you baby brover!" even though it may be a completely different story when he's here. I love that I'...
Nissa is a friend of mine that I met through Twin Cities Moms Blog (https://twincities.citymomsblog.com) Have you met the type of person who stubs their toe and complains about it on Facebook for three weeks until that dreaded pain is finally gone? Yeah, that's not Nissa. She and her family have had a lot of not-so-great things happen lately, but they have each other and God, and you can tell that's all that matters. I wish everyone I knew was a little more positive like this sweet family, but I guess that's what makes them so special.