Hey BR family!! I am currently 39 weeks pregnant and I am totally ready to meet my baby girl. So, I figured I would dip my swollen toes into some natural labor induction hacks! I thought it would be fun to ask mom’s, I know, what they did to get things going in their final weeks of pregnancy. Here are 14 real quotes from real moms! Remember to check with your Dr before you try anything you are unsure of. Enjoy!!
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Calling all moms!! I feel so close to labor… I could be completely wrong.. but I don’t think so. What methods did you use to naturally progress your labor? I’m so ready to have my baby girl already. Hahah bring on that pain. I’m 38 weeks pregnant and it’s annoying to be so close but seemingly so far.
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So, just yesterday I received a text message from a company that I have previously worked for…
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So I know I haven’t done a “weekly pregnancy update” ever hahah but I just random felt like sharing some symptoms. I am currently 33-34 weeks pregnant. At this late stage in pregnancy I am very curious if my symptoms are signs I’m near labor! So, if you are in your third trimester tell me if you are having any similar ailments.
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I know it feels kinda corny to talk about making your life more positive around the new year! Hahah but it just so happens that my path is bringing me to this point around January 1st. I feel really moved to talk to you all about it.
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Pregnancy doesn’t always leave us moms to be feeling very attractive. They claim we “glow” haha but we don’t always feel like glowy goddesses… Well, my goal is to try and help you see how we are in fact still sexy, vivacious, queens!!! Even if we do just feel like sweaty elephants. 🐘
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When you first get pregnant you are aware of the fact that you are about to suffer some pretty strange new things within your body. You imagine the usual; nausea, cute morning sickness, maybe being extra tired? You are mostly counting the seconds until your little bump grows large enough to feel kicks!! Baby kicks are the best part of pregnancy – hands down hahah. I found, however, that while I did experience the “expected” symptoms… I also experienced symptoms I had never read about! I was so taken aback by these symptoms that they actually made me worry enough to go to the Dr. While some symptoms were not so surprising – others were so odd that I couldn’t even find anything on the internet about them being connected to pregnancy. Here are 6 pregnancy symptoms I did not expect!
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20 Christmas Tag Questions Challenge! It’s softly snowing outside, dinner is in the oven, and I’m cuddled up in a blanket with my baby bump! I thought it was the perfect moment to do something festive!! 🎄❄️ I will be tagging some of my favorite blogger friends at the end of this challenge. So, be sure to visit their blogs to checkout their 20 Christmas questions. Enjoy BR family!!! And have an amazing Holiday – no matter how you celebrate!!
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It’s going to be Christmas soon and I’ve really been thinking hard on something. Have you ever found yourself comparing your life to those around you? I know I have! Even when life is SO GOOD. Social media really makes it so easy to feel bad about yourself haha. Edward always tells me “Look at us even! We only post the highlights of our lives… not the bad real stuff.” Which is so true! Except for you guys – lol you get to hear the bad real stuff.
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The first trimester is not physically difficult for every woman it was, however, for me. By the End of 17 weeks I had lost 12lbs! And like most women – I also had to work a 40 hour work week. This post is not just for the working mamas though!! This really is a strong list that hopefully helps every kind of woman prepare for the amazing journey she is about to embark on. I know I will come back to this post for my future pregnancy’s to come! Goodluck ladies!
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