Pregnancy: Week 28 + Hospital Bag Advice


Here we are again! We’re almost through week 28, which means the third trimester is in full swing! Here’s what baby Adeline has been up to according to the interwebs: She’s approximately 2 1/2 lbs in weight She measures 14.8 inches in length, (ish) She’s adding body fat, can blink her eyes, and her brain… 

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My Return to the Gym: Mixed Feelings

walking at the gym when pregnant

It’s been a little warm around these parts lately… and by warm, I mean I’ve been sweatin’ bullets over here! This picture of the temperature gauge on my car was taken just a few minutes before it topped out at 106! GAH! I know, even the AC in my car couldn’t quite keep up. Ain’t nobody… 

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Pregnancy: Week 27

27 weeks pregnant bump update

Hello hello! Long time no speak! I took a little mini hiatus from the blog this weekend to spend lots of quality time with my husband and his parents. They came up to visit for a few days, and we got lots accomplished, mainly in the nursery! Can’t wait to share! I also wanted to… 

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Adeline’s Nursery Prints + Recent Purchases

The Animal Print

Hey hey! Just popping in real quick to share Adeline’s nursery prints! I don’t have them framed and hung or anything, but they have all been ordered! I’d consider that to be a success! I thought I’d share, in case any of you fellow moms-to-be were still searching for that perfect one. This week I’m… 

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Pregnancy: Week 26

26 weeks pregnant

Annnnd here we are again. Another week has flown by! This week was a long week. It was one of those weeks where when we hit Friday I was seriously ready for some rest. For reals. I woke up Friday morning before work and really doubted if I could “adult.” I imagine this tired feeling is… 

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Skinny Cow: Treat Yo Self


The following post is sponsored by Skinny Cow®. When it comes to being pregnant, it’s easy to become overwhelmed with to-do list after to-do list. #amirite? But, I’ve made it my mission to take a little “me time” everyday, no matter how busy we actually are. If I don’t, I know I will self combust and… 

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Pink Blush Maternity: Keeping My Bump Perfectly Styled

pink blush maternity review

Happy happy Wednesday! Half way through another week, come on weekend! We will be celebrating our youngest nephew on my husband’s side’s birthday with family this weekend and I can NOT wait to spend some time relaxing in the pool at his pool party! He’s a big two year old now, which is just crazy!!… 

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Pregnancy: Week 25

25 weeks pregnancy update

And here we are with ANOTHER update. I cannot wrap my head around how quickly this is going by! I am a week behind in posting this, as we are actually 26 weeks today! AH. Somebody come conquer my to-do list for me! Week 25 was pretty uneventful, so I just wanted to pop in… 

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Keeping My Arms in Shape During Pregnancy

toning arms in pregnancy

Recently I’ve decided that staying in shape during pregnancy is kind of akin to staying in shape before your wedding. Hear me out. In a wedding dress, really, the only body part your guests will see, and what will show in pictures, is your arms. (Of course your entire body’s shape dictates how your beautiful… 

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Easy Caprese Panini Recipe

caprese panini sandwiches

Happy Wednesday! Popping in today to share what we’ve had for dinner the past two nights. Yep, the past two nights we’ve had the exact same thing, but only because it’s so good, so easy, and so fast! One of my favorite tools to use in the kitchen is our panini press. When we first… 

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10 Pregnancy Apps Taking Over My Phone

preggie app review

Ever since becoming pregnant, I’ve noticed a new theme to my iPhone. Lots, and lots of pregnancy apps! Ok, maybe I only keep like, 2 or 3, but it feels like they are taking over my phone’s home screen. And for good reason – how else am I doing to learn that my baby is the size… 

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4th The Love of Relaxation


Happy Monday! We started off today on a good note. No wreck! Woohoo! It’s going to be a GOOD week! This July 4th weekend was much needed, and while I feel like we both rested and recouped, we were also quite productive! We steered clear of most fireworks festivities, and laid low. How about a… 

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Pregnancy: Week 24

24 weeks pregnant bumpdate

Happy ThurFriday! We’re off work tomorrow so today is officially being deemed a Friday! Who’s excited about a little break?! I am starting my morning off with a fantastic playlist from Spotify, which I’ve linked below, and I’m ready to cruise through the work day and into the weekend! We’ve got lots of rest scheduled, and… 

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