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Outing

I ventured out today with these 4 little people i adore... it was a SUCCESS! Alot went into this outing: 1. Shower myself not forgetting to brush my teeth 2. Lay out clothes for 3 older ones 3. Give Mae a wash down 4. Get Mae dressed 5. Feed Mae 6. Ensure oldest 2 got dressed 7. Get J dressed 8. Go back and dry my own hair 9. Brush Wyatt's and Jesse teeth (they cannot be trusted) 10. Cleaned the sink in their bathroom as I realized how dirty it is while brushing teeth, whcih lead me to clean the rest of the bathroom. 11. J's hair 12. My hair 45 minutes later then planned we successfully left the house! I had everything I needed for our trip to the library and the grocery store. As I am pulling into the library parking spot, Wyatt says to me...'what are we doing at this library? This is the most boring library! We need to go to the Berea or Strongsville one' Grace chimes in with a 'yeah mom, we do not go to this library' Rookie stay at home mom mistake, taking the kids to the…

What I do not want to forget...

the noise the fetal monitor makesthe feel of the contractionsthe nervous feeling i get when they stick methe nervous chatter with the epideral guythe happiness when they tell you 'your staying'when the water breaksthe excitement when they set up the 'table'the excitement when they set up the baby warmermy baby playlistmy blue sports brathe ugly hospital gownthe cold packshow hungry i am and the meal afterwhen Todd tells me if it is a girl or boythat first crythat sweet smellholding them close first kissing themwatching the nurse weigh themthe dead weight of my legspushdon't pushit is right therewow lots of hairthe crythe slimethe small little feet and handsthe cordthe middle of the night in the hospital, I am so tired but cant sleep, just holding them looking at themthe showerthe pain when they first nursethe contractions that happen still the next daynot sleeping the last monthflipping side to side all night trying to get comfywaiting for labor to beginwaiting for…