Pregnancy is an experience – an empowering, life-altering and at times overwhelming experience. There is nothing in your life that you can go through that quite adds up to what you go through during your time(s) being pregnant, and every pregnancy is different! While at times you just need to lay faith in yourself and… Continue reading Pregnant Diaries – My Favourite Pregnancy Resources
If you’ve experienced a pregnancy, you’ll know that suddenly your body seems to become public domain. EVERYONE seems to need to comment on every single change you’re going through – as if you haven’t already noticed and nit-picked about them yourself! I’ve always been the type of person that took ownership of my own body,… Continue reading Pregnant Diaries: Weird things people have said to me since I got pregnant
NOTE: This post is based on my personal experience, and is not meant to be taken as medical advise. When my doctor announced that she wanted to send me to Winnipeg for a Fetal Assessment, I asked her my questions and then hit to Google to find some other expecting mothers that had gone through… Continue reading Pregnant Diaries: What is a Fetal Assessment?
Making my way through my second trimester, my nausea is completely gone and my energy is (somewhat) back to normal, with the help of my chiropractor my muscle pain is at a minimum but a new pregnancy side effect has come on: Leg cramps. That’s right, the wake-me-up-in-the-middle-of-the-night-in-horrible-pain leg cramps have started in the last… Continue reading Pregnancy pet peeve: leg cramps.
Mamas! Isn’t your pregnancy pillow the GREATEST THING?! I honestly had no idea how much I needed one until I actually went out and bought one after the advise of many friends and family. I definitely do not regret it! (and if you follow me on Instagram, you know Bomber loves it too!). I have… Continue reading For the love of my pregnancy pillow
Honestly, some days I feel like I’m a teenager again – raising hormones, blotchy face, mood swings, you name it! The only difference between then and now is 10+ years of aging and now, pregnancy isn’t the most terrifying thing on the entire planet, and unlike then, I’m actually pregnant. I’ve been lucky enough to… Continue reading Pregnancy pet peeve – acne.
I’m on my way through my second trimester, and while I don’t know where the time went since I found out I was pregnant months ago, I’m starting to figure out this ‘pregnant thing’ as I go along. While there is still a waiting period until you get to hold your baby in your arms,… Continue reading 5 things I did NOT expect when I got pregnant.