The secret I’ve been keeping: We are engaged!
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The secret I’ve been keeping: We are engaged!

I started blogging at 14 years old. Back then I shared everything. Today I only share a small part of my life. This is one thing I do not want to keep from you! WE ARE ENGAGED! Markus proposed to…

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Pressure to lose the baby weight
Opinion

Pressure to lose the baby weight

Every woman reacts to pregnancy differently. Some put on a ton of weight, some don’t gain any weight and some lose weight. But one thing they all have in common: their bodies don’t look the same after pregnancy. Although I…

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Why we didn’t share our baby’s name
Pregnancy

Why we didn’t share our baby’s name

Like William Shakespeare wrote in Romeo and Juliet: “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose, by any other name would smell as sweet.” Sure, when Juliet said that, she was referring to the feud between her and…

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And then everything changed
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And then everything changed

Things have been quiet here on the blog for almost a month. Before you all get mad at me: there’s a good reason. The best reason ever: I had my baby!  AND THEN EVERYTHING CHANGED Benjamin finally came into this…

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Why I don’t have a birth plan
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Why I don’t have a birth plan

When I first announced my pregnancy, there were two questions everyone asked me. First was how I was dealing with the morning sickness. The second question was if I already had a birth plan. Because apparently, every woman has a…

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Fibromyalgia – what it is and how to deal with it
Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia – what it is and how to deal with it

As some of you may know, I suffer from a chronic autoimmune disease called Fibromyalgia. I haven’t written much about it because I wanted this to be a happy and positive space. But life isn’t always positive (or happy) and…

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