All in Pregnancy

Pregnancy Update

HOW FAR ALONG: 35 weeks

BABY:  I joke that he should have been on the show Prison Break.  His movements are so wild these days- he's probably plotting his escape!  The baby weighs approximately...

What's In My Hospital Bag

Tomorrow I will be 35 weeks pregnant, which means we will soon be meeting our little one.  We areso excited!  These days when I'm not in Christmas mode, I am in full-fledge nesting mode.  Therefore, it is time for me to start packing my hospital bag.  Here is what I plan to bring...

My Breastfeeding Journey

When I was pregnant I already decided I wanted to breastfeed my baby.  My reasons: studies have proven that breast milk is healthiest for baby, it encourages bonding between mom and baby and it’s FREE (formula is $$$)!  I also think it helped me shed the baby weight sooner too... skinny jeans FTW!

Although the concept seems simple, I was still a little concerned that I wouldn’t be able to breastfeed.  Thankfully with a little help and effort I am able too, which has been a rewarding experience.