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Reasons why a summer pregnancy sucks


Summer pregnancies are not for sissies, especially when you’re in your last trimester! The last trimester is hard and exciting for many reasons, even though that last month can feel like it’s going on forever. When I was pregnant with the boys, I had just entered the second trimester when the summer months ended so…… Continue reading Reasons why a summer pregnancy sucks

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Truths about the last month of pregnancy


Ahhh, the last month! Can you believe that your baby’s arrival is around the corner already?? Pregnancy has its great moments, and its not so great ones, and yet when it’s over, you’ll still miss it! When I reached the last month of my pregnancies, I remember thinking how the time had gone by so…… Continue reading Truths about the last month of pregnancy

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How to have a baby shower on a budget


Having a baby shower is awesome. Opening presents, having good company to celebrate the day and yummy food (you’re pregnant, food is always welcome!). Usually a baby shower is held during your third trimester of pregnancy and it’s one thing you can mark off your to-do list. If you’re lucky, a relative or a close…… Continue reading How to have a baby shower on a budget

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What is a Birth Plan and What to Include in Yours


If you’ve never heard of a birth plan before, or have been wondering what and how it works; grab a cup of tea, sit back and read on! A birth plan is a ‘statement’ set up by you telling your doctor and the nurses at the hospital what you would like to have before, during…… Continue reading What is a Birth Plan and What to Include in Yours

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To Do Before You’re Due: Third Trimester


Anyone that knows me knows that I love to-do lists, I might not always get around to completing them, but I sure do love making them! When you find out you’re pregnant (congratulations are in order!), you don’t realise how much planning you have to do and how many things you need to take care…… Continue reading To Do Before You’re Due: Third Trimester

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To Do Before You’re Due: Second Trimester


Anyone that knows me knows that I love to-do lists, I might not always get around to completing them, but I sure do love making them! When you find out you’re pregnant (congratulations are in order!), you don’t realise how much planning you have to do and how many things you need to take care…… Continue reading To Do Before You’re Due: Second Trimester

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To Do Before You’re Due: First Trimester


Anyone that knows me knows that I love to-do lists, I might not always get around to completing them, but I sure do love making them! When you find out you’re pregnant (congratulations are in order!), you don’t realise how much planning you have to do and how many things you need to take care…… Continue reading To Do Before You’re Due: First Trimester