Surviving as a first time mom

WE’RE ALIVE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It has been exactly five weeks since our boys were born. They are a month old

surviving as ftm

This Saturday is actually my original due date & I have bittersweet feelings about it.

I’m sad because the babies should have been in the womb a little longer, but I’ll always be so grateful for how long they did last (34 weeks and 5 days).

It was a long and trying pregnancy, but they made it not just OK. They are grrrreat!

Our boys. Our sweet, sweet boys. Can’t get enough of them!

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The new loves in my life

The past week and a half have been absolutely wonderful. Our boys are  here and they are the sweetest things ever. I miss them so much, even when I’m holding them. It’s hard to believe that these little guys have been baking in my tummy. It’s hard not to stare and soak in every little quality they each have. I have so much to share and yet I don’t know where I’ll find the energy to do so. I always wanted to continue blogging, especially to document my pregnancy and my life as it stand now with these two new people in it. Being the Type A gal I am, I wish I could sit down and organize all my thoughts, feelings, and experiences I’ve had and gone through, but it wouldn’t be practical. Instead, I’ll have to put out little blurbs here and there of what goes on not only to record these moments before I forget them, but to keep anyone reading my blog updated!

For now, I’ll leave you with some cute collages I made with my new SMARTPHONE! Yes, I finally crossed over to the dark side. BUT – I always said I would consider getting a smartphone if I ever got pregnant because I’d want to document my babies. So here I am! Documenting away…