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Concerning Underwear…

Concerning Underwear…

I made myself a goal to update my underwear situation in my 32nd year.  I desperately needed new underthings, and it seemed like a fun and easy goal for myself to go buy some new things and celebrate looking and feeling good. Then a few things happened over the course of my year: I got a […]

Gratitude Gems: Working From Home

Welcome to Gratitude Gems, where I show a little appreciation for the good things in my life! I LOVE working from home.  I consider myself an anti-social introvert most of the time so being able to work uninterrupted and in my own space is my ideal working environment.  Now that I’m almost 7 months pregnant […]

Reading My Childhood

Some books just take you back.  Growing up in Alberta, there were a few made-in-Canada features that I treasured.  One was the TV show Road to Avonlea which revolved around a small turn-of-the-century farming town and featured a main character also named Sara, though I forgave her lack of an “h” and watched anyways.  I […]

Gratitude Gems: Baby Wiggles

Welcome to Gratitude Gems, where I show a little appreciation for the good things in my life! My pregnancy has been so full of excitement!  I recognize how lucky I am to have avoided all complications and/or problematic occurrences during my first two trimesters, and I’m incredibly grateful.  As a result, I’ve had the freedom […]

December Fitness Challenge: Walking and Baking and Walking Some More

Ha!  Fitness! I have to laugh, because when I was reviewing my December, just like the previous few months, I really couldn’t help but relate my level of fitness back to pregnancy yet again.  And while some people may find that tiring, the reality is that this big thing is happening to my body, and […]

Gratitude Gems: Getting a Ride

Welcome to Gratitude Gems, where I show a little appreciation for the good things in my life! Sometimes, it really is the small things that make a person’s day. I’ve been struggling lately.  This pregnancy has me feeling tired pretty much all the time, which isn’t news.  But it does mean that when I’m moving, […]

Top 6 Ways I was Unprepared for Pregnancy

I know a lot of women who have been pregnant before me, and many of those women have shared anecdotes and experiences that have taught me many things.  And so I presumed, like the total noob that I am, that I had a pretty good idea of what I could expect when I interpreted my […]