Bella Gravida – Rent Designer Maternity Clothes!

I participated in a Blog Blast Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Bella Gravida. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Maternity clothing rental is an awesome idea, and I’m excited to share with you a new designer maternity clothing rental service called Bella Gravida.  That translates to Beautifully Pregnant in […]

Hey Moms, Here is What to Wear for Bladder Leakage

Bladder leakage.  Let’s face it, moms are at risk during pregnancy and beyond.  It’s one of those things that no one ever talks about before you become a mom and, sadly, many women suffer in silence.  There is no reason to be ashamed or embarrassed. Did you know that more people with bladder leakage are in […]

Baby Update: 6 Months

Ethan is growing like crazy right now!  He’s grown over a pound and over an inch and a half since last month!  He is now 28.8″ long and weighs 22 lb, 2 oz at 6 months old. He absolutely loves his siblings.  He’s been more of a Mommy’s boy this month, wanting to be held almost constantly […]

Baby Update: 5 Months

Being Ethan’s mom has been pretty great so far. From giving birth to my 11 pound VBAC baby 5 months ago, to sleeping through every night because he hardly makes a peep, and now getting to watch him explore and actually play, it’s been busy but good! He is 21 pounds and 27″ long.  That puts […]

My Postpartum Weight Loss Journey

I gained over 50 pounds with my 5th pregnancy.  At my final appointment, it was up to 50.5 pounds, so I’m sure that I was eventually up higher than that.  Considering the amount of Halloween candy I surely ingested the night before he was born, I may have even been up to 52 or so […]