Category Archives: Pregnancy

You are NOT “pro-life.”

I despise the term “pro-life.”  It’s such a glaring misnomer and I refuse to use it anymore.  Let’s call it what it really is:  anti-choice. Although I would love nothing more than to to shame the ignorant morons picketing outside … Continue reading

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Linda’s labor

LINDA IS AT THE HOSPITAL IN LABOR!! It’s times like these when I want to be in my second ‘home.’  I wish I could be there for Linda as she gives birth to Lucas.  Pictures will be posted as soon … Continue reading

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Tatum Maris, welcome to the world!

My daughter, Tatum Maris Reed was born Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 12:46pm CST.  Weighing in at 7lbs4oz and 19.7 inches long, she came into the world at the Regional Medical Center of Memphis. “In any moment of decision the … Continue reading

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Hospital videos

The last video footage you’ll ever see of a pregnant Sloane. P.S.  We could not help but laugh at my enormous gown draped in all of the wrong places.  I gained 15lbs, not 1500. Tatum was a movie star only … Continue reading

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Only a few more hours…

My chauffeur will arrive in two and a half hours to take me to the hospital.  I’ve been up for over an hour now.  The realization that I wouldn’t be able fall asleep again frustrated me….until it became apparent just … Continue reading

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T-16 hours!

It’s been a….chaotic….pregnancy to say the least.  Meeting my daughter seemed such an abstract concept.  Would it ever happen?  Her constant movements ensure that I never forget she’s in there– ready to meet Mommy and brother and everyone else– but … Continue reading

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Epidurals and Caesarians, oh my!

With every passing week my Gmail account becomes inundated with pregnancy mail [‘The Daily Kick,’  ‘Ages & Stages,’  ‘What To Expect- Week X,’ etc.] and I always enjoy reading these frequent messages.  It reminds me how excited I am to … Continue reading

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