13 Fun Pregnancy Announcement Gifts for Grandparents

Any grandma or grandpa will tell you: The only thing better than being a parent is being a grandparent! If you are expecting, there are so many ways that you can share the big news with your parents. Whether it is your first baby or your fifth, your parents will share your excitement, especially when … Read the full article

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The Top 9 Postpartum Underwear for New Moms

Hello, new moms! Today’s blog is all about something that doesn’t often get the spotlight it deserves — postpartum underwear! Now, I know it might not be the most glamorous topic, but trust me, having the right undies during this period can be a game-changer.  Whether you have a vaginal delivery or a c-section delivery, … Read the full article

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The Best Shapewear Products for Postpartum Support

Becoming a mother is an incredible experience, but it’s no secret that it takes a toll on a woman’s body. After giving birth, many of us struggle to regain our pre-pregnancy shape and feel confident in our own skin again. That’s where postpartum shapewear products come in! Designed to provide support and compression to the … Read the full article

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25 Postpartum Pajamas for the Stylish Mama (2024)

You’ve heard that pregnancy is three trimesters long. But have you heard of the fourth trimester? That’s the term for the first three months postpartum — and a very appropriate one because your body isn’t suddenly done changing just because the baby is out! During that postpartum period, you’re learning to take care of a … Read the full article

Can You Use Nail Polish When Pregnant?

If you’ve ever been pregnant, you know there are a lot of things that you’re not supposed to do. But, even more frustrating, there are tons of activities that aren’t clear-cut whether they’re safe to do or not. Painting your nails or getting your nails done is one of those things that feels questionable. There … Read the full article

Maternity Outfits for Summer – Tips and Inspiration

All 3 of my pregnancies have had the majority of my 2nd or 3rd trimesters in the summer so I’ve learned a few things about summer pregnancy outfits! It’s not always easy to find clothes you’re comfortable in – both with a growing bump AND so you don’t overheat! I honestly try to make do … Read the full article

13 Funny Pregnancy Shirts (for Lots of Laughs!)

Pregnant and looking for funny maternity shirts? As your belly gets bigger there’s no hiding it. So why not liven things up and cause a laugh or two! I’m sure you’ve been there. You’re out at Target picking up a few things and a well meaning stranger comments on the size of your baby bump. … Read the full article

Second Trimester Workouts

I just wrapped up my second trimester and as promised, I wanted to share the second trimester workouts I did! You can check out what I did during the first trimester over on this post. I find the first and third trimesters to be the hardest to get workouts in! The first trimester is full … Read the full article

First Trimester Workouts – What I Did

Each trimester has different challenges (exhaustion and nausea in the first, growing belly in the second, and giant belly and exhaustion in the third) so I wanted to share what I’m doing in each trimester starting with my first trimester workouts! I love health and fitness so much so that my college degree is in health … Read the full article

First Trimester Must Haves + Recap

The first tri is finally done! This was probably my hardest first tri of all 3 of my pregnancies so I wanted to share some of my first trimester must haves and a recap of my first few months! If you missed the announcement, we’re having a baby! The first and third trimester are the … Read the full article

What Do Contractions Feel Like?

One of the most common questions for a first time pregnant person is: What do contractions feel like??? Well, one thing I realized after talking to many, many moms is that they feel different for everyone! Because of that, I wanted to share a post ALL about contractions. Weird? Maybe. But this is something I … Read the full article

7 Perks of Pregnancy

Let’s talk about pregnancy and the perks of pregnancy for a minute. If you follow me on Instagram, you probably know I’m not a fan of it. There’s a lot of not so great things about being pregnant. (But please know, I am so grateful that I can get pregnant and carry a baby! I … Read the full article

Maternity Fashion – 2nd Trimester Style Tips

*updated May 2019 to share maternity fashion ideas now that I’m pregnant with my 3rd baby! I know I’m a little late when writing this (as I’m currently in my 33rd week of pregnancy with my first baby), I wanted to be sure I shared a few of the things I learned about pregnancy style … Read the full article