Guess what guys?!? I’m a Mama now! On September 20th at 9:50AM we welcomed a beautiful baby boy Gavin (who will be referred to now as Baby G) via C-Section! I’ve decided to include a few post-natal posts in my Pregnant Diaries series, looking back and this very life altering time in my life! I’ve… Continue reading Pregnant Diaries – Pregnancy Essentials!
Hello everyone! I’m going to be a Mama soon! If you remember a while back I asked you all to guess the stats of my new baby, and I’m going to do a round up of the guesses! I also received one private message guessing the baby was a boy! So here are the predictions: … Continue reading Pregnant Diaries – It’s my DUE WEEK!
I’m in my 37th week! That means that it’s almost GO TIME! (what.) We are in the home stretch of preparing for baby’s arrival and my hospital stay following the birth of our first child! My goal this week was to prep baby’s and I’s hospital bags, because I would be destined to go into… Continue reading Pregnant Diaries – what’s in YOUR hospital bag?
Well, sort of. I’m not actually going to collect any money and you won’t win a prize BUT I want to give YOU the opportunity to guess what the sex of my baby is, when they will be born and how big they will be! I am now in my 36th week of this pregnancy,… Continue reading Pregnant Diaries – time to place your bets!
I was warned about nesting, but I don’t think I was prepared for how frustrated I was going to feel!
I had originally had no intentions of writing a blog post about the tie blanket I made for Bump this past week, because tie blankets are pretty boring and self explanatory. Then my lovely almost 2 year old Shepherd Bomber decided that he was going to help out, turning a quick tie blanket into an… Continue reading Pregnant Diaries – Preparing for Baby AKA Crafting with Shepherds
(Babysizer) One of the perks of the second trimester are all the baby kicks, finally you have movement in your belly – the pregnancy starts feeling very real. Obviously, it felt real before but now you have a person moving around and becoming developed and you don’t just have a chubby belly, tiredness and nausea… Continue reading Pregnant diaries: for the love of Baby Kicks
As I make my way through my second trimester, we’re working on slowly purchasing items in anticipation of baby’s arrival to spread out the costs. Some things are super easy – soap, books and baby safe laundry/cleaning supplies, others are hard – clothing, cloth diapers and outerwear. The reason? We don’t know what the gender… Continue reading Preparing for baby – why is everything SO gendered?!?
So my last blog post was all about my Beachbody journey and my goals for 2017. Well I’ve had a shift in focus! At the beginning of February, SO and I learned that we’ll be expecting our first child at the end of September! That’s right, I’m PREGNANT! With that news, I decided to step… Continue reading A shift in focus.