Pregnancy

How I Planned a Fun Baby Shower – not full of lame games

After the gender reveal, next comes the baby shower! Actually, quite awhile after the gender reveal! Our reveal was on November 27th, and shower in March, the week before I went on maternity leave. To check out our gender reveal check out this post. Okay, don’t hate me I’m not a huge fan of the typical… Read More How I Planned a Fun Baby Shower – not full of lame games

Babies & Parenting, Pregnancy

10 Things You Shouldn’t Say to a Pregnant Woman

Pregnancy, it’s a beautiful thing. Well from the outside looking in that is! Granted, I honestly loved being pregnant. Some ladies, not so much. The only parts I didn’t care for was the first trimester nausea, sciatica and then the uncomfortableness of the final weeks when I was ready to pop. But you know what?… Read More 10 Things You Shouldn’t Say to a Pregnant Woman

Pregnancy

It’s Pregnancy not Leprosy – An Open Letter to Non-Preggos

Let me preface this with a little bit of background info and by saying that I wrote this for my old blog while I was pregnant, however, the feelings still apply. My husband and I were the first of our friends engaged, first married in Vancouver, the first pregnant. On the east coast we have… Read More It’s Pregnancy not Leprosy – An Open Letter to Non-Preggos

Pregnancy

Pregnancy Announcement – [Part 2] Telling the World

First off let me say that integrating football into our announcement was a no-brainer. Both the hubby and I are huge football fans and are season ticket holders for the BC Lions if you’re an American I’m talking about the CFL (Canadian Football League). We knew we wanted to get photos done it was a… Read More Pregnancy Announcement – [Part 2] Telling the World