Tag: motherhood

What It’s Really Like Post Repeat C-Section

Deciding to face a second cesarian section was a difficult one, especially for an indecisive person like myself. I have no regrets regarding my decision, not to VBAC and have a healthy and thriving newborn. I knew what to expect going in, which made the experience overall even more positive, less nerve-wracking, and at times,

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How To Avoid Stroller Running: The Best Ways To Leave Baby Behind

If you thought running is a challenge sometimes just wait until you have to run with a stroller. Strolling running makes the run so much harder. Many runners start off stroller running post-baby when getting back to the sport is already tough. Others start when their little ones are a bit bigger, meaning extra added

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Best Maternity Running Shorts

Running during pregnancy is beneficial for both mamas and baby. It helps keep our weight in check, is great for mental health and reduces the risk of gestational diabetes. There is even research that suggests it can reduce heart defects in babies. The only thing that gets in our way—besides lack of energy some days

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I Ran Not One But Two Had Marathons Pregnant

Can you run a half marathon while pregnant? Better yet should you? The first is a question many expecting mamas might be wondering—better yet Googling. The answer to both is yes and yes. I ran not one, but two half marathons pregnant. Not only did I make it through to the finish, but I had

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Gender Reveal Party: It’s A Girl!

So excited to announce that it’s a girl! And while finding out this news was one of the most exciting few seconds of my life, waiting for the gender reveal party was the real anticipation was. I could not wait for this party and truly enjoyed spending the time with my loved ones, sharing the

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Pregnancy Announcement Photo Idea Big Brother

In honor of Mother’s Day, sharing what we did for our pregnancy announcement for baby #2!  We absolutely wanted to include our son who is being promoted to big brother. Shirt: PenguinsPineapples | Etsy  Calendar: SilverStorkStudio | Etsy  Include your sonogram and any other touches! For the background, I used a white, fury small rug

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Jersey Stroller Moms: The Fitness Group Every Mama Needs To Try

As a fitness enthusiast, I would try just about any kind of workout class. The problem is now that I am a mom, my schedule doesn’t always allow for me to hit the gym at any given time of the day. But I have found that attending a stroller fitness class is my favorite way

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A Gymboree Birthday Party Brought Fun For My Son And A Stress-Free Day For Mom

Here’s what it’s like to have a birthday party at Gymboree. Having my son’s birthday party at Gymboree ended up giving me the greatest gift: watching my son smile. But make no mistakes about it, the day was all about him. From the second he walked onto the mat his face lit up as he

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