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Real Life
Katie Reed

Maintenance Is Its Own Accomplishment

Maintaining your weight is as great an accomplishment as losing weight when one is dealing with obesity. Recognizing this as an accomplishment is greatly important for mental and physical health.

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Real Life
Katie Reed

The Me I Like The Best

Somewhere along the line, I gave up on myself. The things that once so clearly defined me as a person are now just long-distant memories,

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Mother with newborn baby in hospital.
Babies
Katie Reed

78 Seconds – A Birth Story

“It’s just that there’s more blood than we would like to be seeing.” “Someone call the doctor in.” “She’s coming.” “What’s she dilated to?” “She’s

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skin to skin with new baby
PARENTING
Katie Reed

Chester’s Birth Story

Birth stories are hard for me to write, and I’m not entirely sure whether they’re appreciated by the masses or not. But I do try

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PARENTING
Katie Reed

Welcome to the World

Please welcome to the world Chester Henry Robin Reed, our brand new baby boy. Born October 22nd 2014 at 4:03PM. 6 lbs 12 oz and

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Having the first part of the VQ Scan, which involved breathing radioactive gas through a mask
Pregnancy
Katie Reed

And So It Continues…

In the never-ending saga of my pregnancy story, this last week was one for the books. As I talked about in my last post, I

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32 weeks pregnant with baby number 3
Pregnancy
Katie Reed

32 Weeks

Another week goes by in this pregnancy that has gone on FOREVER, and I am in equal parts happy that baby is staying put and

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30 weeks pregnant with third baby
Pregnancy
Katie Reed

30 Weeks

I’m 30 weeks pregnant this week! Last week was one of those frustrating weeks where just when you think everything is going well, you suddenly

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29 weeks pregnant with baby number 3
Pregnancy
Katie Reed

29 Weeks

I’m 29 weeks pregnant this week! After my 28 week post last week, wherein I made some big confessions about my state of mind, I’ve

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