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My Newborn Must-Haves

I am now six+ weeks into mommy-hood, and while that definitely doesn't make me an expert, I have learned a few things from trial and error. This is not a comprehensive list of everything needed and doesn't include the basics, but a few top essentials that have made things easier. Let's hop to it! Fisher Price Rock N ...

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April Pregnancy Update: 36 Weeks

I'm in the home stretch at 36.5 weeks! It especially feels close now, as I have weekly dr. appointments, we've done the hospital tour, we're getting the nursery together, and I'm preparing for my maternity leave at work. I also had my second (and final) shower last weekend in Indianapolis! My mom found a really cute English ...

Designing the Nursery (Round 2)

I shared the first iteration of my nursery inspiration here, and while I still love that design, now that we know for sure where we will be living I can better plan for the space and so changes have been made. Our baby's room does have a window, but it doesn't really get any natural light, seeing as the window faces another ...

Pregnancy Update: March (and a Baby Shower)

I will be 32 weeks along on Sunday - I can't believe how soon he will be here! In fact, as I sit here and type this I can see my stomach moving around as our little guy stretches. Pregnancy is pretty amazing. It's starting to feel a bit like the home stretch, as just last weekend my friend Jen hosted my first baby shower! ...

Pregnancy Update: February

27 weeks today! I can't believe May 22nd will be here in just 13 weeks; late May sounds a lot further away than it is! We are still house hunting so timing is starting to feel a bit tight, but I know it will all work out. It's been a big month in terms of baby's growth (and thus my belly's) and progress, and apparently this ...

designing the nursery

Ever since finding out we are having a little boy, I have been daydreaming about the nursery and getting everything all ready for his arrival! While I am not able to make many purchases yet (house hunting), I can get pinning and planning. I want to keep it fairly neutral and natural - wood tones, whites and blues - with a ...