My 4 Pregnancy Prep Resources

I'm navigating my way through pregnancy for the first time, and here are a few of the things I am currently obsessed with. Mother's Wellness Stretch Mark Blend from Sage - My girlfriend, a new mama herself, gave me a bottle of this oil as a gift. It has a light smell and absorbs quickly [...]

Back In The Writing Groove

Back In The Writing Groove

It's amazing how life just keeps on going regardless of if we prioritize the important things to us or not! The last time I posted was in February and now it's already mid April. Oops. Anyways, I'm back at it now, and I figure I should give a recap of how my pregnancy has been [...]

Don’t Touch My Stomach

Don’t Touch My Stomach

My pregnant belly is not your pregnant belly In the last week I've had quite a few people tell me that now I look pregnant. There's definitely no more hiding my little bean behind loose tops and long scarves. Every day it gets a little bit bigger, and those heartwarming baby kicks get a little [...]

The Halfway Point

The Halfway Point

20 weeks down, 20 (or so) more to go! I can't believe that I am halfway through my pregnancy! My belly is now undeniable, though if you ask my mother, she'll say I just look like I've eaten too much cabbage. Though it's still quite small, I'm loving wearing tighter tops to show it off. [...]

Kitsilano, You Were So Good To Me

Kitsilano, You Were So Good To Me

A tearful goodbye to my favourite neighbourhood in Vancouver This last week has been chaos. Over the weekend Jeff and I got possession of our new house, a cute 3-bedroom townhouse nestled in the heart of Walnut Grove out in Langley. It's been an exciting time preparing the new space for our official move in, [...]

Sweatin’, Baby, Sweatin’

Sweatin’, Baby, Sweatin’

The why's and how's of training during pregnancy Exercise is important. That's just a general fact that I think we can all agree with. I find it interesting how many people are impressed when I tell them that I'm still training relatively intensely during my pregnancy. Don't get me wrong, at one point I did have [...]

Awkward Belly Size

Awkward Belly Size

Is that a baby bump, or do I just have to poop? I'm in that weird stage right now where I could pass for either being pregnant, or just really bloated after scarfing down a burrito and drinking a beer. I'm not going to sugar coat this, it's kind of a shitty stage. If anyone mentions [...]