Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Currently January



In blog-related news, yesterday's post was my 900th!  That's so crazy to me.  I noticed I was getting close before Christmas, and meant to do a special post making a big deal out of it, but then I completely forgot, and it was just my Christmas recap.  That's pretty good though.  Maybe I will hit 1000 before baby Smith arrives!

Anyway,  another month means another Currently post.  Here's what I'm up to:

Planning: for a new baby to arrive in just 4 months!  EEK!  How did time fly by so quickly?  I'm trying to get all registered and then plan out a few DIY projects for the nursery.  I really want to use some furniture that we already have, so I'll be trying to freshen them up a bit.

Hoping:  that the next several months go as smoothly as possible.  Praying for a healthy baby and a healthy me.

Baking:  still not baking anything.  I'm tempted to whip up some cookies just so I have something to say, but no.

Wearing: anything that still fits!   A lot of my regular clothes still fit, but just aren't as comfortable or flattering as maternity options.  I've ordered a few more things online this week, so I'm hoping those will give me some new inspiration.  And I will continue to rely on scarves and cardigans to add color to the neutral maternity options I have found.

Resolving:  I don't really do resolutions anymore.  If anything, I'm trying to really live in the present this year, and not worry about what is coming next, or over-analyze what I should have done differently yesterday.  Everyone tells you how fast the years go by when you have a baby, so I want to treasure every moment (and I know I won't, because it's going to be tough)!

What are you currently doing?  Link up with  In Residence and Dearest Love to share your answers! 

Scarf: CK
Maternity Dress: Younkers (similar)
Belt: Gap  (exact)
Tights: Target (similar)
Boots: Madden  (exact)

7 comments:

  1. congrats on your 900th post. I know you got to be having tons of fun getting ready for the baby.

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  2. I'm with you on living in the present! Really working on that around here this year, and starting to practice it before baby arrives is smart... though there is a lot of planning to do isn't there? Hope you'll share your DIY nursery projects though - sounds fun! Thanks for linking up :)

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  3. Cute combo! Time does fly, can't belive you're due in four months!

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  4. Technically, you're baking a baby. I love the navy and lace. You are absolutely glowing.

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  5. Cute dress! I really like the lace on the dress with the stripes on the cardigan. Great combo! I don't make resolutions anymore either. If I want to make a personal goal, I find it better to start it whenever I need to. Starting a goal January 1st doesn't make me any more likely to follow through with it!

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  6. That outfit is really cute! I love the lace. Praying for you and a healthy baby!!
    Thanks for linking up!

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  7. Ah! I can't wait for Baby Smith to arrive! Only 4 months left? That's coming up quickly :) And congratulations on 900 posts - that's so awesome! I'm like halfway to 900, haha. (Although as I'm typing this, I just realized that today is my blog's two year birthday!!)

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