Pregnancy


For awhile now, moms have been applauded for their quick bounce back and recovery after having a baby. What I have discovered after being fully immersed in social media for the past two years from my own health & fitness journey is how nobody talks about what happens immediately after […]

The REAL Postpartum Body




     This post is a week overdue because we had our snow bunny on Monday, January 9th! I will make a separate post describing my labor and delivery experience. I will keep this weekly post brief as I always did! How far along? 38 weeks Total weight gain: 33 lbs total for […]

Bump Update: Week 38


   How far along? 37 weeks Total weight gain: 30 lbs according to my last appointment. Maternity clothes? Maternity/nursing sleep bras to bed, sleeping with my belly wedge, Bellabands, maternity shirts, maternity jeans, nursing bras, and maternity belt. Also, I have been sitting on my daughter’s waterproof pee pads just incase my water […]

Bump Update: Week 37



     How far along? 36 weeks Total weight gain: 27 lbs according to my appointment. Maternity clothes? Maternity/nursing sleep bras to bed, sleeping with my belly wedge, Bellabands, maternity shirts, maternity jeans, nursing bras, and maternity belt. Stretch marks? Nope Best moment this week: Celebrating Christmas with my family and watching our daughter light up […]

Bump Update: Week 36


     How far along? 35 weeks Total weight gain: 27 lbs according to my appointment today. Maternity clothes? Maternity/nursing sleep bras to bed, sleeping with my belly wedge, Bellabands, maternity shirts, maternity jeans, nursing bras, and maternity belt. Stretch marks? Nope Best moment this week: Putting together the playroom closet with my Dad. Also, he […]

Bump Update: Week 35




     How far along? 34 weeks Total weight gain: 27 lbs according to my appointment today. Maternity clothes? Maternity/nursing sleep bras to bed, sleeping with my belly wedge, Bellabands, maternity shirts, maternity jeans, nursing bras, and maternity belt. Stretch marks? Nope Best moment this week: Getting so much done preparing for snow bunny with my mom! […]

Bump Update: Week 34



   How far along? 33 weeks Total weight gain: 26 lbs according to my last appointment. Maternity clothes? Maternity/nursing sleep bras to bed, sleeping with my belly wedge, Bellabands, maternity shirts, maternity jeans, nursing bras, and maternity belt. Stretch marks? Nope Best moment this week: Getting over the cold I had hands down! Miss anything? Still sleeping […]

Bump Update: Week 33


   How far along? 32 weeks Total weight gain: 26 lbs according to my recent appointment. Maternity clothes? Maternity/nursing sleep bras to bed, sleeping with my belly wedge, Bellabands, maternity shirts, maternity jeans, nursing bras, and maternity belt. Stretch marks? Nope Best moment this week: Celebrating Thanksgiving with my family! My sugar levels were great […]

Bump update: Week 32