Helping you contain the chaos of motherhood & enjoy its beauty

9 Ways I Was Able to Maintain a Positive Body Image During Pregnancy

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Maintaining a positive body image during pregnancy can be difficult. Not only is your body changing, but it is changing somewhat quickly. Pregnancy is a beautiful thing but the body changes can be very hard to cope with, especially if you struggle with body image already. For me, having a history with a severe eating […]

How to DIY a Fortune Cookie Pregnancy Announcement in Under 5 minutes

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This fortune cookie pregnancy announcement is a unique and easy way to announce your exciting news to family and friends! I personally used this to surprise my husband but it truly is the best way to surprise any Chinese take out lovers in your life. I promise, they won’t see it coming! This post is […]

To Buy or Not to Buy | Are Pregnancy Pillows Worth It?

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If you came here wondering “are pregnancy pillows worth it?,” my answer is a resounding YES! My pregnancy pillow is the only reason I’m still getting good sleep just a few weeks away from my due date! Pregnancy pillows have so many benefits for back pain, hip pain, heartburn, and even circulation! Sure you could […]

23 Pregnancy Hacks for Nausea, Sleep, Clothing, & Baby Prep

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After trying all the pregnancy hacks out there, I can assure you that these hacks are the best out there! The nausea hacks gave me my life back in the first trimester!  The clothing hacks saved hundreds of dollars on maternity clothes! The sleep hacks let me actually get rest as my belly grew so […]

DIY Postpartum Care Kit | Essentials For a Smooth Recovery

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This diy postpartum care kit has everything I wish I would have known about before the birth of my first! These are the ultimate postpartum products to help you take care of yourself This post is all about a diy postpartum care kit that will take care of you so you can take care of […]

Hospital Go Bag Checklist (+FREE Printable)

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If you are looking for a hospital go bag checklist from a fellow mom, you’ve come to the right place! This hospital go bag checklist has everything you need to be prepared for labor and postpartum and nothing that you don’t!  This post contains affiliate links. What is an Affiliate? Hospital Go Bag Checklist When […]

Third Trimester Checklist to Finalize Everything for Baby

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As a hard core nester all through pregnancy, trust me that this third trimester checklist covers absolutely everything! You are finally nearing the end of your pregnancy and this third trimester checklist will make sure that you, your family, and your home are ready for the little one on the way!  This third trimester checklist will […]

13 Pregnancy Mocktails That Taste Even Better Than the Real Thing

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Instead of spending every girls night, wedding, holiday, and Friday night with water in your hand, try a few of these incredible pregnancy mocktails to spice things up a bit! They are all super simple to make and the perfect thing to help you forget about all those pregnancy aches and pains! Just because you […]