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Love at First Sight: How to Get Your Pup Ready for Baby

by heirtoblair on December 8, 2012

I get asked pretty often about Harry & Tuck’s relationship & how we made that whole baby-canine friendship come to fruition. Point 1: I am not Ceasar Milan. On the flip side, I grew up with dogs (at one point we had three in the house) & have attended official dog training stuff, so I [...]

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The First 24 Hours: Hospital Necessities

by heirtoblair on September 17, 2012

Title: The first 24 hours. Before we left for the hospital on October 13, 2009, I made sure all the essentials were packed for Harrison – a blanket, comfy sleeper to come home in, a hat & pacifier. I cared very little about what I packed for me or Doug; truthfully, my little boy was [...]

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The First Week

by heirtoblair on March 26, 2012

We sat impatiently in the hospital room, in regular clothes with bags packed and a small boy in white cotton. My husband paced for discharge papers & I grabbed a few more diapers & formula samples to take home & the nurse cheerfully told us we would be the last to leave that afternoon. We [...]

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The Final Week

by heirtoblair on March 20, 2012

When I think back on the last week of my pregnancy, I remember being very pregnant.  Swollen ankles to match a swollen belly & anticipation that flowed through the core of my being. None of my clothes fit anymore, only the maternity leggings & jeans I bought last-minute with a few T-shirts. I began wearing [...]

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The best day of my life.

by heirtoblair on October 13, 2010

That’s always a popular question, isn’t it?  “What is the best day of your life?” I didn’t really have a best day of my life before Harrison was born.  I guess I would say my wedding day, except that was such a whirlwind that all I remember are those double doors opening to the aisle [...]

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