2nd Baby Postpartum Body Goals

2nd Baby Postpartum Body Goals

Time is such a funny thing. We all feel like we don’t have enough of it. I know I feel that way. I don’t have time to eat better, I don’t have the time (or energy) to exercise, etc. One of the biggest challenges that 

Going From 1 to 2 Kids- The Biggest Differences with a 2nd Baby

Going From 1 to 2 Kids- The Biggest Differences with a 2nd Baby

Going from 1 to 2 kids is both easier and harder than I ever expected. In a lot of ways, not much has changed. I still live in yoga pants and consume way too much coffee most days. But in just as many ways, things 

My Body After Birth – The Second Time Around

My Body After Birth – The Second Time Around

It’s funny how much your perspective can change on something as you grow as a person. I remember feeling so embarrassed and grossed out about how my body after birth looked after having Mara. In fact, I recently read my first postpartum body blog post that 

Bellamy’s Birth Story

Bellamy’s Birth Story

If you’re not into a good birth story, then feel free to skip today’s post! We’ve been spending the past few weeks settling into life with our newest addition, Baby Bellamy! It was so nice to have Jesse home for awhile to help keep Mara 

Comfy, Cute & Affordable Summer Maternity Wardrobe

Comfy, Cute & Affordable Summer Maternity Wardrobe

A maternity wardrobe is expensive and frustrating to build. Here are a few tips for building a cute and affordable summer maternity wardrobe. Well, it hit 80 degrees multiple days this week in VA, so it is officially Sprummer. I don’t feel like we get 

10 Free Toddler-Friendly Activities in Richmond

10 Free Toddler-Friendly Activities in Richmond

I’m going to go out on limb and say that it is finally Spring in Richmond, VA! Mother Nature fooled us with a few warm days, followed by snow and more cold weather, but the forecast is looking pretty “Spring” to me! We’ve spent a 

A Mom’s Review of Goldfish Swim School Richmond

A Mom’s Review of Goldfish Swim School Richmond

Goldfish Swim School Richmond is a facility specializing in swim classes for infants, toddlers and kids up to the age of 12. Last summer, my oldest was a little over a year old. We took her to a friend’s pool for her first every swimming 

Pregnancy Update – My Marginal Placenta Previa Diagnosis

Pregnancy Update – My Marginal Placenta Previa Diagnosis

Around the 22 week of my second pregnancy, I was diagnosed with marginal placenta previa. It was not an ongoing issue but did give me a scare. I haven’t really shared much about my pregnancy on the blog this time around. I sometimes forget that 

Simple Gender Reveal – Baby #2 Is A…

Simple Gender Reveal – Baby #2 Is A…

Gender reveals are so fun, but they can be a lot of work. I wanted to do something for Baby #2 so I did a simple gender reveal. It’s a Girl! Yep. We are adding another precious little girl to our family! We couldn’t be 

Comfy, Cute and Affordable Winter Maternity Wardrobe

Comfy, Cute and Affordable Winter Maternity Wardrobe

Building a maternity wardrobe can be expensive and frustrating. Read a few tips for building an affordable winter maternity wardrobe. “Every pregnancy is different.” It’s the cliche phrase that every pregnant woman hears constantly. Whether you’re on your second pregnancy or discussing the experience with