Dressing the Bump: Finding the Looks at Fashion Outlets at Niagara Falls

It’s pretty clear my mission in this pregnancy is finding some (decent) clothing that isn’t ill-fitting and outdated looking…and then sharing it with the world! If you’ve been following on Instagram, I’ve been sharing try-ons and ideas on some maternity styles and I found some good pieces that are maternity AND non-maternity at the Fashion…

The Pregnancy Diary: Nausea Tricks

My Mom tricked me. She had told me my whole life that she never got sick while pregnant with me so I ‘probably wouldn’t get sick while pregnant either’. I took it as one of those genetic / take-after-your-Mother-during-pregnancy lines. And…it backfired on me!   With Chloe in the summer of 2016, I had a…

How To Quickly Pack a Toddler Bag

We are on the go go go, if you couldn’t already tell! And we bring our 2 year old along for all the adventures. As she gets older and her needs change, we quickly learned how to pack a baby bag for her before we head out the door. It can be a struggle remembering…

The Pregnancy Diary: The Struggles in Month 5

Actually, I’m not struggling. I still feel good and am glad to be over the sickness but I can feel body changes happening every week and that’s where the struggle part comes in. How can I get a nap in like Chloe? In Week 20, I suddenly felt the relaxin kicking in. And no, that’s…

The Pregnancy Diary: Weeks 15-20 Are For Stretching & A Bump

In the second round, you really start to feel it.   Week 16 I started getting more round ligament pains. It feels exactly like moderate menstrual cramps to me. Secretly, I love this feeling. I think because it makes me think that changes are REALLY happening even though I only look like I have a…

The Pregnancy Diary: Beauty Probs

I had read the things that could change for you when you get pregnant and after your deliver when your hormones come down. So many stories are out there from women with different experiences- and so much of it is a crapshoot. I secretly hoped I would be fine and dodge some affects but let’s…