Isla’s birth story begins 5 days before her birth because that was when I decided where to bring her into this world. On Monday, December 18th I went to my scheduled 37 week appointment with my OB/GYN. He is the doctor I have seen for all my pregnancies and have always held him with high… Continue reading Isla’s Birth Story : December 22, 2017
Friends! I am so sorry for my looooong absence; I have had my hands FULL with our newest baby, Isla Elizabeth. Here are the deets: Stay tuned for Isla’s birth story this week. It is LONG and will include photos taken by our amazing birth photographer, Erin Dupree Photography.
I shared on my Instagram Stories last week that I was open to posting my birth stories with both Jackson and Malia. I took a poll and a lot of you said you were interested. Although it’s not food related, I wanted to share this personal story as it may help you to learn more about… Continue reading Jackson’s Birth Story : July 22, 2009
Some of you may recall from my blog post, My Pregnant Whole30, that I allowed a few SWYPO (Sex With Your Pants On) options during my September Whole30. I made this conscious decision based on the amount of hormonal cravings I was experiencing. At the time, I was struggling with either ending my Whole30 (and… Continue reading Banana Pumpkin Custard (Paleo, Whole30 & Kid-Approved)
When I first discovered I was pregnant with my third baby, I was excited at the thought of having a totally zen, organic vegetable, pasture-raised and grass-fed, Whole30 baby. I’ve completed ten Whole30’s in the last 3 years, so I was confident that I could take what I had learned throughout each and every journey, and… Continue reading My Pregnant Whole30
If you are back for more about my First Trimester woes, welcome! (If you haven’t read Part 1, click the link below) I hope Part 1: First Trimester: Allowing bad (temporary) habits and giving myself grace was either: A. Helpful to current pregnant mamas struggling with morning sickness. B. Provided insight to my followers as… Continue reading Part 2 : First Trimester : Tips and Meal Schedule
We’re having a baby! Since our second date, Shane and I have always agreed on having 3 kids. He has 2 sisters, I have a brother & a sister (+ more step-siblings), 3 just sounded like a nice round number for our family. I want to share with you, that our journey to complete our… Continue reading More exciting news…