Conception, Implantation, Missed Periods and everything in between….

As long as I've been married, I was under the impression that immediately upon conception you could have pregnancy symptoms. After having a kid, and lots of google "research", I've learned several things that might be helpful to you if you are in that horrendous 2-week wait! You cannot have pregnancy symptoms until the fertilized … Continue reading Conception, Implantation, Missed Periods and everything in between….

5 Things That Helped Me Survive Pregnancy

Ladies, let's be honest. Pregnancy can be downright exhausting. Some women get through it pretty easily (I was actually one of those who really enjoyed pregnancy for the most part), while others suffer endlessly. But no matter which side you land on, it's just the truth that it can plain old suck some days. During … Continue reading 5 Things That Helped Me Survive Pregnancy

5 Things That Got Me Through My Pregnancy

Prenatal Yoga. I've always been a yoga junkie, so naturally, I immediately googled pregnancy yoga the second I saw that pink plus sign. I'm so glad I devoted time to yoga. Working out was not an option for me while pregnant, but yoga was just perfect. It helped with my sciatic pain, swelling, pelvic pain … Continue reading 5 Things That Got Me Through My Pregnancy

Everything You Need To Know About The World Of Pumping

If you've never done it before, breastfeeding is a whole new world. Words like latch, colostrum, engorgement, foremilk and hindmilk, letdown, mastitis, clogged ducts, and thrush can really get your mind spinning. I really thought I would never get there. But I had more confidence in breastfeeding than pumping. For some reason, the thought of … Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About The World Of Pumping

A to Z guide: How To Thrive Through The Worst Pregnancy Symptoms

If you're pregnant, you probably already know that there are so many lovely side effects of growing a human being inside of your body. Some are cute, like little kicks in your ribs. Some...like vomiting every meal straight back into the toilet...well, not so much. But, alas, there is hope. YouΒ can enjoy pregnancy! While some … Continue reading A to Z guide: How To Thrive Through The Worst Pregnancy Symptoms