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Charlotte’s Birth Story

It’s taken me almost a year to write this.  I have been avoiding the pinned tab with this Google Doc for months (11, to be exact) because my labor and delivery was unexpectedly traumatizing and emotional. It’s been difficult to muster up the energy to write it all down.  Disclaimer: I’m 1000% certain that I...

Six Months with Charlotte
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Six Months with Charlotte

It may not come as a surprise that even opening up the Google Doc to write this post has me tearing up. Typing the words “six months” into the title box forces a lump in my throat as I try to muster up an introduction worthy of what this time has meant to us. Everyone...

Charlotte one month
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Welcoming Charlotte

Our baby girl, Charlotte Tyler Nuss, finally decided to grace us with her presence on November 1, 2018 (four days past her due date) at 3:37am, after almost 24 hours of labor. We are completely obsessed with her and feel so, so thankful that she is safe and healthy. Labor was much harder and far more...

40 weeks pregnant
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Due Date Update

I can’t believe it. It’s our due date today! It seems like the past nine months have flown by, but it also seems like I’ve been pregnant forever. Can anyone relate? I was honestly planning on doing another pregnancy update of sorts well before this. I was also planning on keeping up with our blog...

Celebrating Three Years of Marriage + Our Wedding Video
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Celebrating Three Years of Marriage + Our Wedding Video

The day Tyler and I got married was hot. Uncomfortably, unrelentingly hot. And not the kind of hot that wears off once the sun goes down and a breeze cools everything down. This heat did not let up, not even once the moon rose up and dancing began after dinner. There are photos of our...