Spreading Christmas Cheer

Happy Friday, my friends! Thank you for the comments, personal messages, and emails after yesterday’s postpartum post. I hope that this topic continues to be something that women are comfortable sharing about and talking about. Today we’re switching gears to a more festive note. Spreading Christmas Cheer One of my favorite things about December as … Read moreSpreading Christmas Cheer

5 Ways to Stay Healthy with a Newborn

Happy Monday, friends! How was your weekend? We had some lovely weekend weather here in PA and I got in some walks with Aubrey. What did you do this weekend? Tell me in the comments below! Today I’m sharing 5 tips for staying healthy with a newborn. Being healthy is a challenge on it’s own, … Read more5 Ways to Stay Healthy with a Newborn

Welcome to the World Baby Shower

This past weekend my mom, sisters, sister-in-law, and mother-in-law threw me a fantastic baby shower. I knew they would do a wonderful job, but I felt so happy with how everything turned out. Here’s a few highlights from the day! Welcome to the World Baby Shower The theme of the shower was “welcome to the … Read moreWelcome to the World Baby Shower

Pregnancy Update: Weeks 17-20

Today I’m here to share my monthly pregnancy update with you all! This month we’re talking weeks 17-20. Let’s get in to the baby stuff! Baby Growth: Baby grew from the size of Pomegranate to a Banana. At 20 weeks, the baby is about 6.5 inches long and weighs about 10 ounces.  Weight Gained: I’ve … Read morePregnancy Update: Weeks 17-20

Pregnancy Update: Weeks 13-16

Baby Growth: Baby grew from the size of a plum to the size of an avocado!  Weight Gained: I lost 5-7 pounds during weeks 5-12 and now I’ve gained back all but one of those lost pounds. I think we’re on the road for normal weight gain now!  Symptoms: Still nauseous up until week 16. I’m … Read morePregnancy Update: Weeks 13-16