Honored That I Was Published on The Mighty
Apr05

Honored That I Was Published on The Mighty

As some of you know, I had a miscarriage back in February. During a routine ultrasound, we learned that the baby had died several weeks earlier. We learned that we had to sit around and wait for my body to initiate a miscarriage and we learned that there is nothing that read...

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What Do You Think of the New StSS Design?
Apr03

What Do You Think of the New StSS Design?

It’s here! The Sporting the Small Stuff website has been redesigned to a more current look with added functionality. I hope you like it. I’m still working on improvements, so I would love your feedback. And, if you run into anything quirky, please tell me! A read...

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The New and Improved StSS is Coming Soon
Mar19

The New and Improved StSS is Coming Soon

Background The Sporting the Small Stuff (StSS) blog was born out of our wedding website. In October of 2010, we got married in Brazil and maintained a website so everyone back home could stay updated on our wedding. After the honeymoon, I started blogging on the site and it eventually seemed appropriate to move the blog over to its own location. Thus, SportingTheSmallStuff.com was born. The Original StSS Throughout the past few years,...

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My Push Present – Adventures of a Lifetime
Mar02

My Push Present – Adventures of a Lifetime

I did a terrible job blogging throughout my pregnancy and I am in the process of resurrecting the Sporting the Small Stuff blog so, in the meantime, I offer this video for your viewing pleasure – Eric’s creative and incredibly thoughtful “push present”....

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Week 16 Pregnancy Recap
Dec28

Week 16 Pregnancy Recap

How far along? 16 Weeks (ended about December 27, 2013). Size of Baby According to The Bump, the baby is about the size of an avocado, measuring 4.6 in. and weighing 3.5 oz. The baby’s hair, lashes and eyebrows are growing, taste buds are forming and it can hear my voice!! Maternity Clothes? Not yet. Symptoms The usual – tired, hungry, lots of pee breaks. Cravings/Aversions Nothing unusual. Exercise Saturday: 6 mile run...

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Week 15 Pregnancy Recap
Dec21

Week 15 Pregnancy Recap

How far along? 15 Weeks (ended about December 20, 2013). Size of Baby According to The Bump, the baby is about the size of an orange, measuring 4 in. and weighing 2.5 oz. The baby is squirming a lot, possibly hiccuping, and moving all joints and limbs! Maternity Clothes? Not yet. Symptoms The usual – tired, hungry, lots of pee breaks. Over the past few weeks, muscles and ligaments in my lower abdomen have felt like they’re...

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