A few weeks ago I needed a bit of a confidence boost, so I posted a photo of myself with the following caption on my social media accounts: Just finished my first 5k post-baby – and it was haaaaaard! I stopped running a year ago because of significant morning sickness; I left work at 34 weeks… Continue reading Running Again: Finding my Motivation to Exercise as a New Momma
Firstly, I must say that I feel like I’m a whale – but I’m still here! Waiting for the big day! So it turns out that most first time pregnancies go overdue. I thought that was a well-known fact, but judging from the outpouring of messages I’ve received this week, most people think that due… Continue reading Week 40! It’s Finally Here!
I recently shared a post about my baby girl’s space-themed nursery. The final touch for this nursery is a handcrafted, felted mobile featuring the eight planets of the solar system and a cheerful little sun. I had a great time making this piece and look forward to having it in her room for years to… Continue reading DIY Felted Solar System Mobile
My bags are packed – hospital go-bags, that is – for baby and me. We’re anticipating her arrival any day now. And yes, the bags are coordinated Lug bags. My mother-in-law gifted them to me over two Christmases and I absolutely love them! They have so many pockets, some lined with soft ‘tech’ fabric, and… Continue reading Ready and Waiting with My Hospital Bags
It’s finally ready – our nursery is stocked and ready for our new family member! I’m so pleased with the results, which were inspired, of course, by countless Pinterest posts and Google searches. I wanted to create a whimsical space for a modern girl – something that would capture the imagination. I took inspiration from my husband’s interest… Continue reading Our Baby Girl’s Space-Themed Nursery