Motherhood

Postpartum – The First Few Weeks

I can’t believe we have been parents for 3 weeks now.  People weren’t kidding when they say the time flies, which I know is totally cliche.  We are definitely still getting our feet under us with this whole parenting thing, but things are gradually getting easier and falling into place which is a huge relief. […]

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Pregnancy

Blake’s Birth Story

On Saturday August 11th, we welcomed our little Blake into the world at 11:22am. Despite having biweekly and weekly ultrasounds, we were surprised to find out she only weighed 5 lbs 11oz, and even more surprised at her full head of dark hair! Since I have high blood pressure, Blake and I underwent a lot […]

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Pregnancy

39 Weeks Pregnant

It’s hard to believe we are in the final week of our journey!  At 39 weeks, baby is the size of a watermelon and is considered full term.  We weren’t sure if we would make it to this week because of my hypertension, but luckily we have been able to successfully manage it up until […]

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Health & Wellness

The Hype About Lemon Water

A few months ago I started drinking hot lemon water in the morning as part of my morning routine.  I was getting up early in the morning, and I wanted to sip on something that would wake me up but wasn’t caffeinated.  I happened to have some sliced lemons in the fridge, so one morning I […]

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Day-In-The-Life

Our Weekend + Clothes Mentor+ Our Last Date

Happy Monday everyone!  I hope you had a nice weekend and are starting the week recovered and well-rested 🙂 We had a nice balance this weekend of relaxation and productivity. Saturday Both mornings this weekend I was slow getting started.  But I’ve also had the realization that this could be our last weekend without a […]

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Products I Love

2 Subscription Services I Love

Subscription services are having a moment right now and it’s no wonder why.  What’s better than getting exactly what you want, when you want it, and having it delivered to your doorstep? At our house there are 2 subscription services that I use and I would highly recommend them both. Chewy.com I can’t remember the […]

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