Being Induced Was Not In My Birth Plan, But May Be My Reality

I’m at 41 weeks today. We went to the doctor yesterday, with high hopes that I would be dilated and the doctor could scrape my membranes. Scraping the membranes could potentially send me into labor. Unfortunately, I am not dilated yet. My doctor will not let me go past 41 1/2 weeks. She explained to … Read More

5 weeks and counting….am I ready for this?!

5 weeks and counting….am I ready for this?!

As I approach my due date, I go between feeling nervous, excited, overwhelmed, and scared. This is our first child, and although I am over the moon happy, I can’t help but to feel scared. I try not to think about giving birth, but it seems to be everywhere! The other night, my husband and … Read More

My Tropical Themed Baby Shower

My Tropical Themed Baby Shower

When I found out we were having a girl, my mind immediately went to flamingos! I mean, there was also joy, hugging, calling the family….but then flamingos, flamingos everywhere! They are pink, graceful, elegant and just interesting creatures. I knew her nursery theme would involve flamingos, and so of course, my baby shower would too! … Read More

Pregnancy Survival Kit

Pregnancy Survival Kit

You find out you are pregnant. You don’t know how you are going to feel. Everyone around you starts telling you their horror stories about their own pregnancy, or their cousin’s pregnancy, and now you are freaking out! Well, the first trimester may be rough, mostly because you are still adjusting mentally and physically to … Read More

Easy Way To Eat Your Daily Greens!

Easy Way To Eat Your Daily Greens!

Is it hard to get your daily vegetable intake? Are you struggling to incorporate greens into your daily diet? Me too. Which is why I have come up with a quick and easy solution! This is the closest I have come to “meal prep”….unless individually wrapping bagels in saran wrap and freezing counts. It is … Read More

Pregnancy Wardrobe Essentials

I’m just going to come right out with it. Your body is going to change. But just because you may not feel your best, you always want to look and feel your best. Here are some fashion tips from my experience. I wasn’t too worried about my weight gain during pregnancy. In my idealistic mind, … Read More

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