Month: June 2017

Pregnancy

28 Week Pregnancy Update

28 Weeks Pregnant

We are officially (by everyone’s count) in the third trimester!! One of my apps says it was last week, but the overall consensus is that 28 weeks pregnant is the magic number. I’m starting to get more organised, buying the few things that I don’t have anymore and just overall trying to get totally ready. I …

Pregnancy

27 Week Pregnancy Update

27 Weeks PRegnant

I’m 27 weeks pregnant and feeling quite a bit better than I did last week for sure. Things have started settling a bit and it’s looking like money isn’t going to be quite so tight. This is all a big weight off of my shoulders. Baby is moving around more than ever, I’m trying not …

Beauty, Health, Lifestyle, Skincare

The Science Behind SPF

The Science Behind SPF

Since summer is pretty much here, I wanted to talk a little bit about sunscreen. We all know that we should be wearing it, and we know that it protects us from getting sunburned. How does it really work though? Is the idea that more SPF is better, really the right idea, or are you …

Depression, Health, Mental Health, Pregnancy

Dealing with Feeling Down

Antepartum Depression

In my last pregnancy update, I talked about how I was feeling pretty down. I’m tired and feel a bit underappreciated, and everything as just started to really get to me. Even with my medication, things are tough for me right now. The thing is, not many people talk about antepartum depression. There’s this idea …

Pregnancy

26 Week Pregnancy Update

26 Weeks Pregnant

June is here and I’m 26 weeks pregnant now. I’ve been feeling a bit more tired this past week, but overall my stress levels aren’t as bad as they have been. I guess that means that things are going better. I have so many appointments coming up it’s crazy, but I’m almost at the point …