Category: The Bump (page 1 of 2)

MEET GABRIELLA ROSE!

At 11:25pm  on February 29, 2016 the contractions began. After a few episodes of Braxton Hicks, somehow I knew this was really it– BABY TIME!!!! By midnight we were on our way to the hospital. With a 45 minute drive ahead of us, I was trying to just stay calm & breathe through the contractions– […]

GIO TURNS 2 + BABY UPDATE!

I’m 40 weeks, today is my due date! This pregnancy has FLOWN by!! I know the last trimester is supposed to feel like it’s taking forever, but really it’s going by so fast. I haven’t had any recent contractions & Gabriella is head down, but that’s about it at this point. The doctor says, “Any day!” ………. […]

NURSE GIFTS FOR LABOR & DELIVERY

Last week I shared What’s in My Hospital Bag for Baby #2…. (Btdubs I can’t believe it’s almost baby time! What!?!?) I put together some gifts for the nurses & staff during our stay at the hospital. It’s a small way to say thanks & it doesn’t hurt to butter them up a bit either […]

WHAT’S IN MY HOSPITAL BAG: BABY #2!

I don’t really remember what I had in my first hospital bag, but I know I hardly used anything I brought, haha. I tend to overpack because I’m such a “what if” kind of girl– I like to be prepared! I’ve made list after list about what should/shouldn’t go in my bag & this is […]

35 WK PREGNANCY + LIFE UPDATE

I’ve been so bad about taking and posting baby bump pictures, I need to step up my game because we only have 5 weeks left! Assuming she doesn’t decide to make her debut before then… Third Trimester nesting is in full swing– I just want to clean all the things!! I don’t even know how […]

HOW I FEEL ABOUT HAVING A SECOND BABY

Reality really hit me hard a few days ago when I received my first purchase for Gabriella in the mail– How cute are these dresses!?!? (Both from Carter’s :) Receiving that package prompted these thoughts… We’re having another baby.  A girl!! But wow… Another baby. There’s going to be 2 little ones now… That means 2 carseats… 2 […]

28 WEEK PREGNANCY UPDATE

I’m a couple days short of 29 weeks pregnant & I can tell I’m starting to lose a bit of steam now that I’m in my 3rd trimester. Gotta keep on truckin’ through these last few months! I really am so grateful for how this pregnancy has gone so far. I’ve only had a few symptoms this […]

HALLOWEEN 2015 + PREGNANCY UPDATE

I hope everyone enjoyed their Halloween! First things first, I wanted to let those who were asking know I just added a “subscribe” option in my side bar, YAY! Be sure to put in your email so you can get a free weekly newsletter. It’ll have all the posts I made within the week so you won’t miss out […]

DIY CONFETTI WANDS– OUR GENDER REVEAL!

I’ve seen a lot of different ways people do baby gender reveals & I knew I wanted something were everyone could participate, even the kids. I saw a Pinterest post where everyone threw up powdered paint– the pictures are AMAZING & it looked like so much fun! But.. I realized people would have to drive home all messy, […]

GENDER REVEAL VIDEO, PARTY DETAILS & BABY #2’S NAME!

–Scroll all the way down to skip right to the gender reveal video/baby’s name!– We had so much fun at our gender reveal “BaByQ” & I realized after that I did not take a single picture!!! I snapped a few shots of our sweet table & a few party details a few minutes before it started & that’s all. […]

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