Baby Shower

Baby Shower

This past weekend we celebrated our little baby. My best friend planned such an incredible shower. It was so much fun, Chris' mom & some of her closest friend flew all the way from Austin, & my mom & two of my aunts made the trek to San Francisco also. Besides our families, a lot [...]

Winter Babymooning

Winter Babymooning

  Here are some photos from our babymoon this weekend. We rented a little log cabin & stayed outside of Tahoe for two nights. I know most babymoons take place by a pool, with a mocktail in hand but given that we live so close to Tahoe & that my pregnancy is primarily taking place [...]

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 [...]