Friday, February 7, 2020

5 Maternity Closet Staples!

One of the most challenging things for me about being pregnant is figuring out what to wear. I know I make it look easy on my daily posts on the gram but, I’m here to tell you the struggle is real.
Friday, January 31, 2020

So You're Going to be a Daddy!

When becoming a new mom you find yourself overwhelmed with advice and “how to books” and “what to expect when you’re expecting.” You rarely see books for dads. Becoming a new dad can be overwhelming too. Sometimes for the first couple of months dads are on the side lines patiently waiting and maybe wondering how they can help out. I remember my husband felt helpless because he couldn’t really feed JR because we decided to breastfeed and every time he cried he would only calm down when I held him.  He just didn’t know how to help and was constantly asking me if I was okay or if I needed anything. Don’t get me wrong, those two simple questions meant the world to this sleep deprived, sore nippled mama. But for a guy who was an only child for most of his life, he
Monday, January 27, 2020

Bump Update!

I’ll be honest, I always found it odd when my fellow mommy bloggers would share their trimester updates on their respective blogs. I always thought, “who would care about how my pregnancy was going?” But then I became a mom and joined a mom squad at Fit4Mom, and I began to realize that many MOMS care. That's all we talk about as we power walk around the track during class. I began to learn each pregnancy is different and there is so much to learn from one mom to the next. Whether you are on your first baby or your third, it's always good to have a different perspective and learn from other mamas. In the spirit of learning from one another, I thought I’d give a cliff notes version of my pregnancy so far since I’m approaching my third trimester!