So as soon as you become pregnant it seems like your privacy is stripped away. From your doctor or midwife wanting to weigh in on every detail and your family and friends also wanting all the info and to give all of their opinions to complete strangers asking questions and offering advice, privacy is just… Read More Things You Shouldn’t Say to a Pregnant Woman – and Some Things You Should!
Last month of the second trimester just wrapped up! As this bump gets bigger, leggings are getting more and more comfy! 2 of the 3 pairs featured below aren’t even maternity and all 3 are under $20! Also this month I wore a few times dresses that were now too short to wear as dresses,… Read More Bump Style Diary Weeks 24-28
How Far: 25 weeks Size of baby: Cantaloupe Pregnancy Symptoms: Hip pain and lots of baby movement! Cravings and Aversions: Lemonade and veggie wraps. Aversion to smelling most things. Braxton Hicks: Yes! Birthing books or classes: Putting these off until the last minute. I’ve started practicing relaxation for hypnobirthing, but that’s about it! Favorite Maternity… Read More 25 Weeks
How Far: 24 weeks Size of baby: Cantaloupe Pregnancy Symptoms: Just the normal aches and pains. Looking back on my first pregnancy, I’ve gained about 10 lbs less so far, and my blood pressure is super low still. Not that I had real issues with either the first time, I can only attribute this to… Read More 24 Weeks
First of all notice the title here. “Enjoying” instead of “surviving” or “getting through”. Anyone who knows you are going through a summer pregnancy is going to have something to say about how awful it is. And sort of for good reason. Extra weight, blood, swelling, etc are not exactly summer fun list items. However,… Read More Enjoying a Summer Pregnancy
This month’s bump style includes a little more bump! This belly keeps growing and growing and I can’t believe I’m at the halfway mark already! This month’s bump style shows how you really can accentuate or downplay and hide a bump depending on what you wear. Outfit 1 & 2 Top(comes in a pack… Read More Bump Style Diary Weeks 16-20
With my pregnancies being pretty close together and nothing major changing for me(except the vegan diet and the little one) I think I thought they would be super similar, and in many ways they have been so far but there have also been some differences that I didn’t expect. Exhaustion has been so much more. … Read More 1st Trimester – 1st pregnancy vs 2nd Pregnancy
Finding out you’re pregnant is such an exciting, happy, scary, and overwhelming time in life. There are so many things to learn and remember about being pregnant about what to do, what not to do, and what you will need. There is a crazy amount of products on the market aimed at pregnant and new… Read More Pregnant? What you Need, Don’t Need, and What to Wait on