Swaddles; they are supposed to make your baby feel safer and snug mimicking the comfort they felt in the womb. And while they may have made Jack feel more secure, they ended up giving me a lot of anxiety and led to more sleepless nights.After about 2 weeks we had pretty much given up on … Continue reading Swaddles: The Best & The Worst
Most of my life I have struggled with body image. Always unsatisfied with how I looked and constantly trying to achieve what I thought was the only acceptable body type (I know better now that there isn't one perfect size and shape). Sometimes taking unhealthy measures to get there (extreme diets, excessive exercise, etc.). I … Continue reading What Pregnancy Taught Me About Self Love
On February 10th Baby Jack made his way into this world. The past few weeks have been spent adjusting to life with a newborn and ooo-ing & aw-ing over every little thing this sweet boy does. To say we are in love is an understatement. His arrival and existence is everything and yet nothing like … Continue reading Baby Jack
Hi everyone and happy February! Can you believe we are already a full month into the new year? I am now only a week away from my due date and with Baby Cannon's arrival quickly approaching I am going to take a little leave from the blog. For the rest of this month I won't … Continue reading Maternity Leave
Hello third trimester! I'm officially 28 weeks (closer to 29 now as this is being posted) and I am so anxious to meet this little person! If you read my first trimester recap you know that this pregnancy got off to a rough start. So many of you have checked in during the pregnancy and … Continue reading Second Trimester Recap
Hi everyone! A few weeks ago I shared the exciting news that we are pregnant! Baby C is expected next February. While we are of course beyond thrilled this first trimester was not easy. As promised I will be sharing a recap of some of the highlights and struggles we've encountered so far. Struggles Hyperemesis Gravidarum: Yup, … Continue reading First Trimester Recap: My Experience with Hyperemesis Gravidarum
So excited to finally share our exciting news- we are pregnant! Baby Cannon is due to arrive on February 13th, 2019.It has been so hard to keep this a secret for the past several weeks (probably hardest for our moms, both anxious to share the news with everyone they know). We are 13 weeks pregnant as … Continue reading We Are Pregnant!