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  • Birth Story Part 2

    Before reading Part II, please read Birth Story Part I (…) We called the nurse to do a cervical check. I’m 3.5 cm 50% effaced! No progress!Β Twelve hours of intense frequent…

  • Birth Plan

    PLEASE READ: I can’t believe I have to make this disclosure but after a lot of initial unsolicited and close-minded (and some helpful and nice) input on the hospital bag post,…

  • 39 Weeks Bump Update

    Before I go into the 39 week update, I’d like to tell you about this dress. It’s a convertible dress from 2chix Maternity that I just received and decided to wear…

  • Photo Share Tuesday: Mom is here

    So finally the day that I didn’t think would ever come is here. My mom has safely arrived from Russia, having endured a 48 hour trip: an overnight train ride, a…

  • Christmas Photos

    This was our first year sending out Christmas cards. It was somehow not important before we had a kid on the way. Now that Alexis is in the picture, we both…

  • Childbirth “Training”

    In one of the posts I mentioned the hours I have to spend a day preparing for childbirth. I’ve often heard the intensity and strength of childbirth is compared to a…

  • 36 WEEK BUMP UPDATE

      It was so cold this morning that I jumped out of bed and quickly put clothes on without realizing that my bra is inside out until I took these pictures-…

  • 35 WEEK BUMP UPDATE {35/35}

    STATS: Her size: We’re a large cantaloupe this week! Getting closer and closer to a watermelon. How far along:Β 35 WEEKS. Yesterday was the famous 35/35 – 35 weeks along with 35…

  • 34 Weeks: Bump Update

    Check out the left side of my belly- Alexis keeps resting her feet there- it looks funky and uneven.   STATS: Her size: We’re a honeydew this week! Never thought that’d…

  • 32 WEEK UPDATE

    Pay attention to the picture on the right. If you look carefully you’ll be able to see Alexis’s foot. It’s on MY right, above the hip bone. She keeps resting her…

  • BUMP UPDATE: 31 WEEKS

    I was thinking about being pregnant and pregnancy in general and I just don’t think I am a fan of this state. I know some women think of their pregnancy in…

  • Wordless Wednesday and Photo Share Tuesday

    Life seemed to have sped up and with only 45 days left until I am full term, certain things are taking priority over others. Labor exercises and relaxation training have taken…

  • Boden Maternity- {Pregnant with Style}

    Welcome to Week 7 of Pregnant with Style feature, a weekly low down on the cutest and little known maternity brands. {Discover other weeks and maternity brands here} Boden is a…

  • Holiday Comforts

    This post is sponsored by Tempur-Pedic, the brand millions of owners trust to deliver their best night’s sleep every night. Enjoy our Buy 2, get 1 free pillow offer now and…

  • 28 Weeks Bump Update – 3rd Trimester

    I am officially in my 3rd (!!!!) trimester! I’m starting to run out of short shorts and tight pants that fit me well for these photos, but I really don’t want…

  • 27 Weeks Bump Update

    I am getting really tired of these bump pictures. They don’t seem to change at all over the weeks πŸ™‚ lol STATS: Her size: Β “This week, your baby weighs almost 2…

  • 26 Week Bump Update

    I apologize for the no-make up, bed-hair picture. I had to quickly take it this morning straight out of bed. Weeks are definitely dragging but at least I feel well. STATS:…

  • 25 WEEK BUMP UPDATE

      You can always tell if I am having a good day or not, based on my weekly bump photos lol How do you like my Dr Seuss socks? STATS: Baby…

  • Annee Matthew Maternity Review and Giveaway: CLOSED

    Hey, guys, remember I told you that I discovered quite a few lesser known maternity brands that I’m loving so much I will beΒ featuringΒ them throughout my pregnancy? And not onlyΒ featuringΒ but giving…

  • 24 Week Bump Update

      STATS: Baby size: Corn. She’s rapidly gaining weight, lung tissue and brain cells. How far along:Β 24 weeks. VIABILITY! YAY! Both hubby and I are happy to be finally hitting the…

  • I want you here… I want you safe…

    I’ve been spending these past few days thinking about a lot of things. Trying to digest my feelings and imagine the future. The first part of the pregnancy has been perfect…

  • 22 Week Bump Update

    All my bump update photos are always taken on the exact day I hit the next week ( Thursday, according to conception date set by me, not the doctors). So on…

  • Maternity and Non-Maternity Clothing

    My Journey to finding comfortable and stylish maternity clothes. Chapter 1: Buying non-maternity clothes for maternity wear.   {above: maternity style shoot we did for one of the Selfie Saturday. These…

  • 21 Week Bump Update

    Is it me or do I look significantly bigger this week than I did last week? I can’t tell if it’s the leggings or a different closer lens I used… STATS:…

  • 20 WEEKS BUMP UPDATE – Half way there!

    Are you digging my red leggings? I bought a few leggings on clearance Β in bright colors just for funΒ and I’m just loving the red right now. I find it interesting how…