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)
One of my family’s fall traditions is to frequent the many pumpkin patches in our town. With our visit to the pumpkin patch on Sunday morning, it only felt right to go with our belly’s full of pumpkin waffles. Interestingly enough, one of the few cravings I’ve had this pregnancy is waffles. I never eat… Continue reading Paleo Pumpkin Protein Waffles
I’ll admit it, I’m a sucker for all things PUMPKIN! Fall is my favorite season, so it’s no surprise that I jump on the bandwagon of all the fall food favorites! A lot of autumn recipes consist of Whole30/Paleo ingredients (pumpkin, pumpkin spice, coconut, nuts), so creating a “granola” fits right in. I love this… Continue reading Paleo Protein Pumpkin “Granola”
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