The Fouth Trimester

As summer comes to an end, so does the fourth trimester for us. Sawyer happened to be born on the last day of spring, and autumn is almost here. We survived! We survived the cluster feeding. We survived the hormonal changes. We survived the tears, the farts, the screams, the frustrations. We embraced the first … Continue reading The Fouth Trimester

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Motherhood

I had done extensive research into how to prepare for labour. I listened to countless podcasts, read articles and books galore, and eagerly paid attention during my prenatal classes. I was ready for labour. What I failed to realize was that labour lasts anywhere from a few hours to maybe a few days in the … Continue reading Motherhood

6 Ways I’m Preparing for Birth

Just over 3 weeks until my due date! Cue the music.... "It's the final countdown!" Go on any mommy forum, and you will find countless anecdotal tips and tricks on how to ensure a spontaneous, quick, and relatively "easy" labour. Talk to any of your friends who have had babies, and they too will give you … Continue reading 6 Ways I’m Preparing for Birth

Baby’s Sex Reveal

I was so convinced I already knew the sex of my baby, but boy was I wrong! When I got pregnant, I decided I didn't want to find out the sex of the baby. This was something my husband and I hadn't discussed before. In my stubborn way, I just figured, my body, my way. … Continue reading Baby’s Sex Reveal

My 4 Pregnancy Prep Resources

I'm navigating my way through pregnancy for the first time, and here are a few of the things I am currently obsessed with. Mother's Wellness Stretch Mark Blend from Sage - My girlfriend, a new mama herself, gave me a bottle of this oil as a gift. It has a light smell and absorbs quickly … Continue reading My 4 Pregnancy Prep Resources

Back In The Writing Groove

It's amazing how life just keeps on going regardless of if we prioritize the important things to us or not! The last time I posted was in February and now it's already mid April. Oops. Anyways, I'm back at it now, and I figure I should give a recap of how my pregnancy has been … Continue reading Back In The Writing Groove

Don’t Touch My Stomach

My pregnant belly is not your pregnant belly In the last week I've had quite a few people tell me that now I look pregnant. There's definitely no more hiding my little bean behind loose tops and long scarves. Every day it gets a little bit bigger, and those heartwarming baby kicks get a little … Continue reading Don’t Touch My Stomach