I’d love to tell you that pregnancy is as beautiful as a lot of people told me it was going to be. I think it’s a miracle and it’s really one of the most amazing things a women’s body can do but it has not been beautiful or enjoyable. Now, I don’t get negative on my blog but let’s keep it real: all those people that tell you to “enjoy your pregnancy” probably had an easy pregnancy. I’d like to classify an easy pregnancy as one that doesn’t cause you all the pregnancy symptoms like nausea, heartburn, mood swings, back-aches, pelvic pain and soreness, fatigue, sleepiness etc. Therefore you have an easy pregnancy and you enjoy it–makes sense. Continue Reading
This past week I was at a blogger conference in Long Beach, California called We All Grow Summit (recap of this later) and it was definitely and uplifting experience for me, especially since the first 5 months of my pregnancy were a bit rough. It was nice to have a breath of fresh air and the company of amazingly talented and fashionable women, it gave me so much energy & motivation to keep blogging. I noticed many of my fellow bloggers at the conference sporting the cutest sneakers with jeans and dresses and then I visited my local Macy’s today to see shelves upon shelves with statement sneakers everywhere I looked. There were a variety of embellished, embroidered, glittery and metallic sneakers and I wanted them all! I’m all about a comfy and trendy sneaker since I’ve given up on heels for the rest of my pregnancy but I’ll probably compromise and get a pair or two.