Category: Pregnancy

Health, Kriss, Pregnancy

19 Week Pregnancy Update

I feel like I don’t always have much to say since I’ve been doing these every week. Pregnancy isn’t always super interesting for the first little while, and I’ve had a mostly uneventful pregnancy on top of that. Plus, I promised to start taking photos weeks ago, and never really started, which is unfortunate, since …

Health, Kriss, Pregnancy

18 Week Pregnancy Update

Today we are 18 weeks pregnant! I feel like I don’t always have much to say since I’ve been doing these every week. Pregnancy isn’t always super interesting for the first little while, and I’ve had a mostly uneventful pregnancy on top of that. Plus, I promised to start taking photos weeks ago, and never …

Fashion, Pregnancy, Style

Tummy Trimmer Denim Review

If you’ve been following my pregnancy updates, you may have noticed that I have had nothing but positive things to say about Tummy Trimmer Denim. While they are not maternity wear, they have been a lifesaver during the intermediate stage when my regular clothes weren’t fitting, but I didn’t really need (or want) proper maternity …

Health, Kriss, Pregnancy

17 Week Pregnancy Update

Three more weeks and I’m halfway there! I’m 17 weeks pregnant already! Actually, if you compare it to the duration of my last pregnancy, I basically am halfway there. How exciting! This week has been fairly quiet and uneventful, but I don’t feel like that’s anything to complain about. How far along? 17 weeks, 1 day …

Kriss, Pregnancy

16 Week Pregnancy Update

We’re four months along this week! 16 weeks pregnant! Yay! I’m still slowly getting back to normal, but it’s definitely taking some time. My most recent nightmare… bacterial vaginosis (a lovely side effect of the antibiotics that I took recently). How far along? 16 weeks, 1 day How big is Baby? 12 cm / 99 g …

Kriss, Pregnancy

15 Week Pregnancy Update

15 weeks pregnant and I’m finally FINALLY feeling better! I was in the hospital last Sunday for most of the afternoon and evening, and it turns out that my misery was caused by a massive sinus infection. It took me a good part of the week on antibiotics to get better, but I feel a million …

Kriss, Pregnancy

14 Week Pregnancy Update

14 weeks pregnant. This has been another really tough week. Not really pregnancy-wise but just in general. I have been so miserable and sick for almost two weeks now, and I keep thinking that I’m getting better, only to have another setback. I’m getting by, but I really, really can’t wait to be feeling decent …

Kriss, Pregnancy

13 Week Pregnancy Update

We made it! I’m Finally out of the first trimester! I can’t wait for my energy to come back now! I’ve essentially been sick since early last week, so not much exciting has happened. We have our second appointment with the midwife tomorrow and hopefully, we’ll have a chance to hear the heartbeat! How far along? 13 weeks, …

Kriss, Pregnancy

12 Week Pregnancy Update

Finally, we’re almost at the end of the first trimester. We’re a third of the way along now, and that’s both scary and exciting!  I’ve been pregnant for three months already, and we’ve already got an appointment for our second ultrasound, which comes at the halfway mark. Time feels like it’s flying! How far along? 12 …

Diet, Fitness, Health, Pregnancy

First-Trimester Eating Plan

Making big dietary changes isn’t always easy. While some people seem to have the innate ability to eat a healthy balanced diet and in just the right amounts… some of us need some help. Especially during an important time like pregnancy, it’s so important to make sure that we’re not only eating the right amounts …