Labour and Delivery


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Sorry it has taken so long to get this up, but it was a hard delivery, and been a rough two weeks adjusting to motherhood. However enjoyable it is, struggles have been had, as was expected. ūüôā Friday Morning February 28, it was my grandpa’s birthday. I woke up to contractions. They stopped by about […]

March 18, 2014

Gregory Thomas


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On March 2nd at 9:20pm my little man was born. Introducing Gregory Thomas, aka Bean. I’ll write a proper Labour and Delivery post and be trying to post regularly again next week. We are currently trying to adjust to the wonderful new life that we have been blessed with. In the mean time, here are […]

March 6, 2014

Baby Bean Pregnancy Update 39 Week Update


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¬† How far Along?¬†39 weeks Gender?¬†Boy Maternity clothes?¬†No Stretch Marks?¬†Yes, You can see them. They are looking really angry at the moment. We went and bought a new lotion to try out. Hopefully it’ll help with itchy skin and help fade them after Bean is out. Sleep?¬†Fine until last night when I woke to contractions. […]

February 28, 2014

What’s in my Hospital Bag


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All the ladies in my pregnancy discussion group I have on a phone app have been talking hospital bag packing for weeks and weeks. I feel like I am so behind on packing mine. But I really had not much of an idea of what to pack. Some said (almost) everything was provided by the […]

February 25, 2014

Baby Bean Pregnancy 38 Week Update


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How far Along? 38 weeks Gender? Boy Maternity clothes? No Stretch Marks? Yes. I am a tiger. Sleep? I keep waking on my back, and this morning on my stomach!!! Sleep is not so easy to come by. Anyone who tells me ‘get your sleep now while you still can because baby will keep you up’ obviously has never actually […]

February 21, 2014

The Pregnancy Waddle


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Follow my blog with Bloglovin Whether its from the baby dropping in preparation for birth, your feet and legs being swollen from being on them all day or simply because your center of gravity is so different you feel like the watermelon in front of you is going to cause someone to yell ‘timber’ as […]

February 19, 2014

The Labour Games


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  The Labour Games May the Doc’s be ever in your favour! The Labour Games, my own spin off of The Hunger Games, only with a much more appealing ending. Once you hit 37 weeks, you are considered full term. Being my first baby, my doctor keeps telling me that I will NOT be early, […]

February 18, 2014

Baby Bean Pregnancy 37 Week Update


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¬† How far Along?¬†37 weeks Gender?¬†Boy Maternity clothes?¬†No Stretch Marks?¬†Yes. Not too ecstatic about them, but I will survive. Sleep?¬†Wake up several times a night now for bathroom runs. Best Moment?¬†Making 37 weeks means I’m full term and baby is grown and ready for the world.¬† Worst Moment?¬†Realizing there is still so long to go […]

February 14, 2014

Baby Bean Pregnancy 36 Week Update


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¬† How far Along?¬†36 weeks Gender?¬†Boy Maternity clothes?¬†No Stretch Marks?¬†Got a few coming in now Sleep?¬†It hurts to lay on my side, which is the only way I can sleep. My belly pulls now, ouch. Best Moment?¬†At my doctors appointment it was fun to listen to his heartbeat speed up as soon as he heard […]

February 8, 2014

Dream Baby Clothes Style


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Without further adieu, here is a selection of photos that I love for the style. Of course, I doubt I’ll get any of these items, but a girl can have a dream baby clothes styles, can’t she? Etsy: mamamegsyarnshoppe Etsy: SewAdorbs Etsy: MaeAndJane Etsy: KraftsbyKizzy Etsy: Mabelretro …You can see the style I dream about […]

February 5, 2014

Baby Bean Pregnancy 35 Week Update


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¬† How far Along?¬†35 weeks Gender?¬†Boy Maternity clothes?¬†No Stretch Marks?¬†Two small ones on my side Sleep?¬†Uncomfortable, but getting a decent amount still Best Moment?¬†He moves an incredible amount now. So its fun to see. Also I had my last infusions at the hospital, so as far as I know I am done with those. Finally. […]

January 31, 2014

Nursery Reveal


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The long awaited nursery reveal.   Quick colour breakdown Walls-Grey Trim-White Furniture- White Chair- Green Colour accents- Orange, Green and Blue The white strip on the wall is a light. There is one picture on the wall not hung up, which will be a coloured picture of Bean when he is born. I thought it […]

January 29, 2014

Painting the Crib


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If you are anything like me, you try to be as thrifty as possible. I like nice things, but also know that money doesn’t grow on trees. So when it comes to buying things, if it makes more sense to buy second hand and put my own special touch on it, that is what I’ll […]

January 27, 2014

Baby Bean Pregnancy 34 Week Update


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¬† How far Along?¬†34 weeks Gender?¬†Boy Maternity clothes?¬†No Stretch Marks?¬†One on my side, but it blends in quite well with my teenager growing stretch marks. Sleep?¬†Napping like crazy, over night I wake a billion times. Best Moment?¬†Adrien let me order my cloth diapers instead of buying them second hand. So picking out all the patterns […]

January 24, 2014