All tagged Personal Life

Pregnancy One-Liner Translations

Pregnancy can be a touchy time, and people also have the need to share their opinions with you 100% of the time. This is called ‘the perfect storm’ in the pregnancy world. Here’s what you may have already heard, what you might hear in the future, and what it really means. Kind of like a ghost of Christmas past, present, and future. Spooky! But seriously, check it out before you flip a lid preggo.

Being Over Your Due Date (Dad's Perspective)

Waiting to meet your baby is definitely not ideal, but when you go over you due date, you really have no choice. Mom is ancy to get back to a new normal (and to have her body back to herself for the most part), but dad can be just as excited and anxious waiting for your new babe too! Take a look at our newest vlog with Nik’s perspective on going over your due date, making healthy choices, and a tour of Remi’s room, when he does finally make his appearance!

Our Honeymoon Around The World!

Video, pictures, and alllll the insight from our 3 week long honeymoon last year!! This post is giving me all the feels to do this again when our little man makes his debut, but this was our true fairytale idea of what we’d always wanted our honeymoon to be! From the US, to Greece, Italy, London, and Barbados, we really traveled our hearts out!

Channeling Your Passion

When was the last time you did something and felt that internal fulfillment? Working, a hobby, a side hustle, and so many other things can bring each and every one of us some form of personal satisfaction, yet we make excuses or ignore the attempts to break out because we’re tired…? Afraid…? Whether you have a dream bigger than the moon or as small as learning how to make pita, I want you to GO FOR IT!

My Pregnancy Nutrition

Finding out we were pregnant was one of the coolest and scariest things ever! Immediately, your entire life changes from what you do in your spare time, to what you can and “can’t” eat. Though many of these things are entirely personal opinions and things you have to formulate for yourself, nutrition is pretty across the board a staple of a healthy pregnancy. Though I was no epitome of health, I did my best and gained what we deemed to be a healthy amount of weight! See my tips and advice on nutrition throughout our pregnancy, and let me know what works for you!

Treat Yoself; 10 Commandments Of Self Care

Do you feed your mind, body, and soul? Do you know something is missing, and just don’t know how to go about finding fulfillment? Self care is something every single person has struggled with, including us! We’ve really invested in our ‘selves’ in the past 3 years, and it has paid off ten fold. Take a look at our 10 Commandments of Self Care, and share with your family or friends who may need to dedicate a little extra time to their own ‘self’!

Things NICU Nurses Wish You Knew!

Part Two: NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit)!

This blog post is the second of a three part series covering things that L&D, NICU, and Postpartum nurses wish you knew about late pregnancy, childbirth, special circumstances, life after baby, and anything else that hasn’t been said before! My source for today’s post is not ONLY a NICU nurse, but a momma of a NICU baby as well! Enjoy her tips!