35 + 36 Weeks

35 weeks pregnant

How far along: 36 weeks, 2 days Gender: A little man. Who is oh so loved. Weight gain: I’ve tipped into the 170s, so, plus 25-ish pounds. And with the holidays it is only going to skyrocket from here. I blame eggnog lattes. Ok, fine, and this dip. Sleep: I have sequestered myself to the guest room and it’s […]

33 + 34 Weeks

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How far along: 34 weeks Gender: A boy! And we finally have a name! Well, at least a first name. Weight gain: As of last week’s midwife appointment … +23 pounds, sitting pretty at 168 pounds total. Sleep: I am the pillow queen. More pillows equals more comfort for mama. Best moment this week: I took a bellybinding class on […]

“Nursery” Peek


  Nurseries aren’t really a big deal around here. They never have been. Jemma had a little corner in our room and a play space in our guest room. Max too, had a corner in our room. That’s it. Talk about depriving our children and saving money while we’re at it! Seriously though, we always […]

Who Are You?

I’ll admit, I don’t connect well with my pregnancies. At least I don’t feel like I do.   I think about my baby often; I try a lot to connect. But it’s a struggle for sure. It takes being calm and mindful and those are qualities I lack in many areas of my life. I’m not […]

31 + 32 Weeks

Don’t let yourself miss the amazing giveaway going on this week … roughly $700 worth of baby and mama goodness! How far along: 32 weeks Gender: Little mister! Weight gain: I’ve been organizing our master bathroom in anticipation of our home birth. During my cleaning spree I found our old scale, replaced the batteries and learned that I’m […]

The Welcome Sweet Baby Giveaway

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I’ve been keeping a little secret for quite some while now and today is the day to fill you all in on the details! In celebration of my sweet little baby who’s currently baking away third trimester style I’ve partnered with 10 amazing shops and companies to give one of you a bevy of amazing products and […]

29 + 30 Weeks

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How far along: 30 weeks, 1 day Gender: A very active little boy Weight gain: Plus 20 pounds so far.  Sleep: Lame. But isn’t it always when your belly is this big and you have to wake up to roll over. I adore my naps more than every now. Probably the best two hours of sleep I get all […]

26, 27, + 28 Weeks

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^^^ Diffuser necklace from the one and only, Madre Beads ^^^ How far along: 28 weeks, 3 day … hello third trimester! Gender: A little man! Weight gain: Not sure what I’ve added in the last few weeks; the beauty of not owning a scale!  Sleep: Since we returned from Disneyland I’ve slept like a baby! I think I’m […]

This Month At mom.me

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Before I share some of my favorite posts from this month, I don’t want you to forget about this rad giveaway! There are some decent ideas in that post too, so feel free to pin it for later if you want!  15 Reasons I’m Ready For Fall FALL IS HERE! I’m so freakin’ happy! Don’t […]

8 Ways To Connect With Your Baby During Pregnancy

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Of course, before consuming caffeine while pregnant, be sure to run it by your health care provider. #MeAndMyTea #CollectiveBias First week of school – check! If you’re anything like me, back to school season has left you reeling … […]