Preparations for birth

I’ve been trying for weeks now to write this post. It is something that I have been asked a lot about over the last number of weeks but, I wanted to ensure that I didn’t forget anything. I am quite passionate about this topic and I am excited to share my experience! I feel very […]

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Baby RJ’s Birth Story

The instant of birth is exquisite. Pain and joy are one at this moment. Ever after, the dim recollection is so sweet that we speak to our children with a gratitude they never understand.       Madline Tiger Well, it has been an eventful week! I am currently typing this while holding my sleeping newborn and I […]

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Preparations for home birth

At 37 weeks pregnant I have been in full-blown nesting mode for some time now. It wasn’t until recently, though, that I started making mega preparations for the home birth I hope to successfully have. My reason for choosing a home birth is because I am confident in my ability to birth a baby. I […]

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|| Pregnancy Update: 35 Weeks ||

I have been trying to get a pregnancy update in on here for some time now but it just didn’t happen. Time is simultaneously flying by while going at a snails pace – you know what I mean? I am growing more and more exhausted and sore with each passing day. I tend to handle […]

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My Beautycounter Must Haves and 20% off site-wide!

**I will be compensated for purchases made through the links on this page.  I talk a lot on this blog about why I feel it is important to know what is in the products that you are using and there is no better time than now to try some! Have you been eyeing Beautycounter for […]

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Halfway There With Baby Number Two!

**Disclaimer: I am not a doctor, nurse, naturopath, midwife, or medical practitioner. All opinions are my own and are what work for me in pregnancy as a result of consulting with my medical team. This post contains shopping and affiliate links – please see my disclosure section for more information.  Well, here we are again! […]

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My Top 10 Newborn Essentials

So, this blog is becoming more and more a baby blog but, that’s my life right now. Before having baby I was always wondering, what is he actually going to need? There were a lot of items I wanted and obviously such cute clothes but I always wondered what would I would need exactly. Three […]

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Bump Day: 7 weeks to go and nursery pictures!

Happy Bump Day! There are only about seven weeks left until my actual due date. I am getting so excited and a little bit nervous. I think we have everything all ready, except I need to pack my hospital bag… There is so much to think about but in all reality everything will come together, […]

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Bump Day: Nursery Update!

With just over nine weeks to go, things are coming together. We still have to hang up the artwork that makes this nursery a “woodland” theme. Getting excited and anxious! Here a few of my favourite buys so far. Apple Cheeks Cloth Diapers I am so excited to try cloth diapering and while I have […]

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Bump day post: why I am choosing to have a doula

This blog post will focus on my reasons for choosing a doula – prior to delivery. I wanted to write this ahead of time as I am a first-time mom and I don’t entirely know what to expect, or know at all. I wanted to document this now and then compare these reasons to my […]

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