39 Weeks- My Life Well Loved

39 Weeks

How far along? 39 weeks pregnant…40 weeks tomorrow and thus my due date: 8/31! So, here's my last picture while pregnant...outside of church this morning. That basketball of a stomach of mine is ready for Leyton be out and about so we can meet our little man. And in case you missed the 38 week bumpdate, make sure to check it out! House Update: We got the last decorative pieces for above the changing table at Hobby Lobby and hung them up. We are in full on sprint mode to try to get our master bedroom bedding figured out. I know that since my due date is tomorrow, it will be hard after that to get as much done as we cram into each day right now. THANKS to those of you on Instagram who weighed in with some great ideas. We decided the rug we got for the living room is too small, so we … [click to read more]

Prenatal Yoga: My Life Well Loved

Prenatal Yoga

During my pregnancy, I've changed my fitness regime quite a bit to embrace keeping a healthy baby and making the most of pregnancy. One of the changes I made was incorporating prenatal yoga into my routine. Since I hadn't done yoga that much before prenatal yoga, I didn't really … [click to read more]

5 Ways to Lose the Pregnancy Weight

My Healthy Game Plan for After Baby

Yesterday, I went for a walk with a friend after work and couldn't believe how hard it was to put in a simple cardio workout. We walked about a mile and friends, the struggle was real. I was having such bad round ligament pain that I had to constantly put pressure on my side to … [click to read more]

38 Weeks Pregnant: My Life Well Loved

38 Weeks

How far along? 38 weeks pregnant...39 weeks tomorrow! And in case you missed the 37 week bumpdate, we are in a NEW house! If you are a Birmingham local, make sure you check out Jamie Goff as a realtor. Make sure you let her know I sent you her way. :) House Update: … [click to read more]

37 Weeks

37 Weeks & A New Home

How far along? 37 weeks pregnant! And as most of you have heard by now, we are in a NEW house! We are so excited about our move and excited to finally start feeling settled in. If you are a Birmingham local, make sure you check out Jamie Goff as a realtor. She worked tirelessly … [click to read more]

Hospital Bag Checklist for Pregnancy

What’s in my Hospital Bag?

I have procrastinated till the last moment to pack my hospital bag. Everyone around me, including my pregnancy apps have told me I need to be prepared...to have my pregnancy hospital bag packed and yet, here I am at 37 weeks pregnant running around during each lunch break trying … [click to read more]

Babe Lash: My Life Well Loved

Beauty Bits: Babe Lash

Do long lashes make you swoon? I LOVE the look of falsies but hate the way they feel. I've done everything from scouring the drugstore for the perfect mascara, to trying eyelash extensions to now trying out lash growth serum. My favorite serum so far that doesn't totally break … [click to read more]

How to Avoid the Mid Day Slump

How to Avoid the Mid-Day Slump

Between working a full time job, teaching Pure Barre, moving, and being pregnant I've definitely felt more tired lately in the afternoon. Whether you're pregnant or not, I'm betting you are also familiar with the mid-day slump...you know the one where you want to reach for that … [click to read more]

36 Weeks Pregnant- My Life Well Loved

36 Weeks

How far along? 36 weeks pregnant! In case you missed my last update, here’s my 35 week update. Maternity Clothes: Yes, and a few non-maternity stretchy waist-band maxi skirts or wide leg pants. Stretch Marks: Still none, thanks to Basq! Sleep: For how far along I am in … [click to read more]

35 weeks pregnant- My Life Well Loved

35 Weeks

How far along? 35 weeks pregnant! In case you missed my last update, here’s my 34 week update. Maternity Clothes: Yes, and a few non-maternity stretchy waist-band maxi skirts or wide leg pants. Stretch Marks: Still none, thanks to Basq! Sleep: So tired with all our … [click to read more]

Break Up with Your MakeUp

Break Up with Your Makeup

HOT summer temps are here and tan skin and humidity let you know the heat wave is here to stay for a while in Birmingham, Alabama! Many times it's November before you can walk outside without breaking into a sweat. With this warm weather and summer glow rocking, I'm a lot less … [click to read more]

Blue Maternity Dress- My Life Well Loved

Style the Bump: Blue & White

I have always loved shades of blue...turquoise, seafoam, and minty greens even...but my love for blue has taken on a whole new level of obsession now that I'm figuring out the blue hues for baby Leyton's room! And this dress is blue and white perfection...from the dressy feel of … [click to read more]

34 Weeks Pregnant

34 Weeks

How far along? 34 weeks pregnant! In case you missed my last update, here’s my 33 week update. Maternity Clothes: Yes and it’s so hot outside I really only want to wear dresses and flip flops…give me all the comfy, cool clothing! Stretch Marks: None yet, thank goodness, … [click to read more]