3 weeks pregnant signs and symptoms

3 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

3 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

I’m pregnant! As I write this, I’m almost six weeks pregnant with our second child.  Our first, Poppy, is 2.5 years old and this pregnancy is not a surprise — though, just like with Poppy, it’s a surprise how early it happened! I found out I was pregnant in the middle of this week. I was at my co-working space preparing for Black Friday and all at once, I felt nauseous, cramping and breast pain… … Read More

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2021’s Best Baby Shower Gifts [Amazon Prime!]

2021’s Best Baby Shower Gifts [Amazon Prime!]

Ever notice how the same old stuff keeps resurfacing at baby showers? Booties, rompers, onesies, receivers, bathtubs… Covering the basics is fine, but most expectant parents end up with more outfits, blankets, and booties than they can use from their baby showers. The best thing you can do is buy off of a registry. I know that’s not nearly as fun as choosing something “special”, but the registry exists for a reason: those are items … Read More

6 weeks pregnant symptoms

6 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

6 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

At 6 weeks pregnant, if I didn’t already know I had a baby on board, I would definitely have known something was up.  This is the week where more “normal” pregnancy symptoms, like nausea, began to ramp up.  Here is my recap of week 6 of my pregnancy.  You can find other weeks here: 3 Weeks Pregnant4 Weeks Pregnant5 Weeks Pregnant 6 Weeks Pregnant Recap & Symptoms These weekly updates go over each symptom in … Read More

4 weeks pregnant symptoms

4 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

4 Weeks Pregnant: Symptoms + Weekly Update

Most sources say that you won’t feel any symptoms at 4 weeks pregnant and that the symptoms you do feel are usually no different from your PMS symptoms. For me, that’s not the case.  My search history is riddled with disagreement with this notion.  If you’re in tune with your body, are hormonally sensitive, or just feel some symptoms that you don’t normally feel with your impending period, then you may very well feel symptoms … Read More

19+ Holiday Gifts for Toddlers for 2021

19+ Holiday Gifts for Toddlers for 2021

Choosing holiday gifts for toddlers is fun, but it can also be a challenge.  Finding something that will hold a toddler’s attention for more than two minutes isn’t easy. And, of course, every toddler toy worth its weight in gummy bears should help kids learn while they play.  If you need help choosing the best toddler gift for a special little person, we’ve got you covered. With our list of the 15 best toddler toys, … Read More

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Pregnancy Mantras: 10 Things To Love About Being Pregnant

Pregnancy Mantras: 10 Things To Love About Being Pregnant

Being pregnant sucks sometimes. It’s easy to hate pregnancy when you look in the mirror only to see a body you don’t recognize and have little control over. A body that is morphing into something you’d rather it not — something you spent years prior to falling pregnant avoiding. It’s easy to hate pregnancy when it keeps you up during the wee hours of the morning when everything seems to quiet and hopeless. When everything … Read More