Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup

I finished week 3 of BBG last week & I'm LOVING it! I'm so excited to start week 4 tomorrow.  I'm doing the program with two friends & it's so much easier when you have other people keeping you on track. We don't do the actual workouts together, but we keep one another motivated with [...]

The Final Countdown

The Final Countdown

This past Sunday I hit 37 weeks & it feels so surreal that this baby is going to make his or her appearance any day now. I'm officially off of work as of last week & am fully in preparation mode. As a nurse I'm used to having random week days off, so at first [...]

Second Trimester Musts

Second Trimester Musts

Belly Balm - I started religiously applying some kind of cream or balm to my growing belly at least once a day during the second trimester. Your bump starts expanding so fast that your skin starts to itch! My favorite balm was this one from Mother Love & it's a salve so it's really thick but starts [...]

First Trimester Must Haves

First Trimester Must Haves

Now that we've announced we're expecting & I'm well out of the first trimester I figured it's time to post about the things that helped me survive those first few months. Pregnancy Countdown Book -  This countdown style book has a little blurb for each day. It's also separated out by weeks & trimester. The weekly [...]

We’re growing!

We've been keeping a little secret & it feels so good to finally announce it! We couldn't be more excited to welcome our new addition come April! It's surreal to think that as I type this out I'm officially 19 weeks, one week from the halfway mark. Pregnancy is an odd mixture of both being [...]