|| 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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|| Pregnancy Update ||

I am currently 24 weeks pregnant with baby boy #2. It is exciting but sometimes I forget I am expecting…that’s slowly starting to change though as I feel like his growth is kicking it into high gear and my bump is going to start to grow rapidly. This second pregnancy has been way different than […]

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5 products I always have on hand as a working mom

Don’t let the headline mislead you… I know, I know they often do that. These products are great for everyone but, I have particularly  found them useful since heading back to work in February after a year of being off with my first child. All mom’s lives are busy! Literally trying to pick-up after and […]

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Five things I did in pregnancy that I swear by!

As I fondly reflect on my pregnancy experience I find myself grateful for the knowledge that I acquired in the process! Over 13 months later and it still is so amazing to me! It is truly a special and magical time and I was fortunate to have had a wonderful experience. There are a few […]

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Guest post: 5 random things to know about postpartum recovery

Guest post written by: Lacey Park  When people find out you’re pregnant they like to give you advice. Lots and lots and lots of well-intentioned, out of the blue, nobody asked you, advice. “Enjoy sleeping while you can.” “It’s probably a girl, I can tell because you <insert slightly offensive comment about your body or […]

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Little Gabe’s Birth Story

“There is a secret in our culture, and it’s not that birth is painful. It’s that women are strong.” ~ Laura Stavoe Harm My baby’s birth story was quite uneventful but was simply everything I could have hoped for. I would do it all again in a heart beat and I hope my story can […]

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Recipe: probiotic smoothie

I am always looking for quick and simple ways to add probiotics to my diet. Gut health is extremely important but people don’t always think about it. Also, recently, I have been trying to incorporate more dates into my life as they are supposed to help with duration and pain in labour by thinning the […]

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My Favourite Etsy Shops for Baby Items

So, I hadn’t really ventured to purchase too many things on Etsy prior to buying baby items. I had always browsed the site and loved everything I saw, but I was so nervous to actually pull the trigger and order something! Well, I couldn’t resist any longer and I could not be more happy with […]

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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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