Natural Birth Story + Newborn Photo Spam

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Hey everyone! I realize it’s been over two weeks since I announced to you all that we were had at “Hello” when our baby girl decided to join our family. Many of you shared your well-wishes on my previous post, as … Continue reading

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”

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I am EXTREMELY grateful today. Not only for the words of L. M. Montgomery (the title of this post) which reflects my feelings completely but, I am thankful for this particular day in October especially. October 15th is Pregnancy & … Continue reading

What I Like About You: Vlogger Crush ft. NikkieTutorials

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Hello again! Here I find myself cleaning the house sitting around, having intermittent contractions, nomming on Oreos, & impulse buying on Etsy and Sephora…And another thing that you know I do when I have spare time  don’t have a child … Continue reading

September Favorites (Abridged)

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Hey there! I, first of all want to start out by saying how incredibly grateful I am for all of you. Especially the last couple of weeks when posts on my blog have been a bit scattered. As I said … Continue reading

Verbosity At It’s Best

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Starting out with a side note: I know that it’s been about a week since I updated with anything beauty/fashion related, AND it’s about time for September faves to be posted. But, it has recently occurred to me that although … Continue reading

Guest Post: LifeBeingGirly on Creating A Life You Love

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Hi, loves! Sorry it’s been so incredibly quiet around the blog this week. I had a few things scheduled but not entirely ready to be posted and have felt all-around terrible every day this week. The stress on my body … Continue reading

A/W 2014: Neon

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I was scanning the pages of Marie Claire (September ’14 issue) and spotted a really different way to wear neons. Of course, the images and styles in a glossy are normally taken straight from the runway but, I found them … Continue reading

It’s Our Anniversary (overview)

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I saw the above photo on Pinterest and thought that, in all honesty, it describes the circumstances of true love perfectly. There are all kinds of love but, you can’t truly accept someone into your life, full-time, for better or … Continue reading

Fresh Picks: Newborn Must-Haves

34Weeks • Nothing new to report. But, here's a secret for ya... I don't know a lot of women that are happy with their bodies, whether they are at their ideal weight or not. Surprisingly, despite the discomfort, I am most satisfied with my body image when I'm pregnant. (True for both pregnancies.) It's when I take the best care of myself and actually listen to how I feel. My goal is to get to the same point, mentally, AFTER little lady decides to come on out and meet us!

This evening Hubby and I are heading out to our childbirth class “refresher”. At first, I wasn’t quite sure that I wanted to take a course to virtually walk through everything I already did with my first labor and delivery … Continue reading