Maternity Style: 31 weeks

Saturday, April 27, 2013

I feel a little more on top of things than I did this time last week. I am finally getting over my continuous colds that seem to have been hanging on for the last couple of weeks, it helps that we are now all getting a proper night sleep thanks to the cot! I even managed to buy a cradle for my little girl to sleep in. It was a bargain from Gumtree, and you know I love a bargain.

This week I taught myself (with the help of YouTube) to crochet, and I started a little project for my baby girl. I love the thought of preparing for her arrival by taking the time to sit and make something specifically for her. It's a bit of a tedious project, and it takes a lot of counting stitches, but I've been enjoying the time in the quiet, with no technology distractions. It is my time to think and ponder and dream. I think it has been helping me to emotionally prepare to be a mother again as well. Things can be so busy and chaotic with a toddler in the house, as well all the other demands and general business of life. I feel like I need the quiet and the solitude for an hour or so in the evenings just to focus on my precious girl, and how grateful I am for her. I'm so excited to meet her in person. 


Angus desperately wanted to be in the pictures with me today. He's my first baby, at least I treated him like a baby until my real baby came along.

And here is the cradle I bought. I am so excited about it, it is so so lovely! 



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Dress: Quirky Circus (from Myer Miss Shop)
Leggings: Urban Outfitters






9 comments on "Maternity Style: 31 weeks"
  1. Looking lovely Karen! Not long to go now. Angus looks like he's going to be a wonderful 'brother'.

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  2. Looking fantastic! What a gorgeous little bassinet too.

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  3. Already 31 weeks!
    Our fur baby is still our first baby...even though she probably doesn't get as many pats these days as she used to.
    I love the idea of crochet...and so nice that you are taking time out to connect with your little girl.

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  4. You look GREAT!! Hoping that all is going well for you and that you are feeling better and better with each day.

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  5. Thanks Belinda, time is just flying by! Angus is a very patient dog brother for sure, he puts up with a lot!! x Karen

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  6. Thanks Sophie! I know I am so in love with the bassinet, can't wait to use it!!

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  7. It is funny how quickly the fur babies move down the ranks. But now that we are at my folks and no grass out the back, he gets 3 walks a day, that keeps him pretty happy!

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  8. Thanks Shari! I am feeling great this weekend, no more flu!!

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  9. Love that dress! I love to crochet and need to get something in the works for my baby girl =)

    xo,
    Katie
    hellolittlebean.com

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