Dama de Copas – Professional Bra Fitting in Lisbon

Dama de Copas – Professional Bra Fitting in Lisbon

One of the first things that happened during my pregnancy, was the changes in my breasts. They went down two whole cup sizes. While the breasts themselves didn’t really get all that much smaller, my ribcage got wider during the pregnancy. This resulted in me needing smaller cup sizes …
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Pressure to lose the baby weight

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 am usually pretty open about my life and …
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Why we didn’t share our baby’s name

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 Romeo’s family. There’s that. But I still …
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And then everything changed

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 world and our arms on Friday the 23rd of …
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Why I don’t have a birth plan

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 birth plan set in place even before they get pregnant. …
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Pregnancy Diaries: weeks 27 to 35

Pregnancy Diaries: weeks 27 to 35

I am still in awe of how many of you enjoy my Pregnancy Diaries posts! So today’s post is all about weeks 27 to 35. Or better said, months seven and eight of pregnancy. How crazy is that?  Pregnancy Diaries: weeks 27 to 30 My last weeks of work were…
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Gender reveal: what are we having?

Gender reveal: what are we having?

I must confess, I totally forgot about telling you guys what the gender of our baby is! We found out at around 18/19 weeks and, naturally, wanted to tell our family and friends first. Somehow, it ended up slipping my mind and I ended up never saying it here or…
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Pregnancy Diaries: weeks 21 to 26

Pregnancy Diaries: weeks 21 to 26

One of the things I asked you guys to do to enter my Giveaway was to tell me what kind of posts you enjoy here on the blog. I was surprised when a lot of you told me you want to read more about my pregnancy. I already wrote two …
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Pregnancy: 10 lies people tell you

Pregnancy: 10 lies people tell you

Pregnancy: a time of bliss? The worst thing about pregnancy is supposed to be morning sickness. The first thing people ask you when you tell them you’re expecting is usually how you are dealing with it. Ok, while I do understand how that may put some people off, there …
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15 things people need to stop telling pregnant women

15 things people need to stop telling pregnant women

Somehow, as soon as a woman announces her pregnancy, everyone becomes an expert on it. And I mean everyone! It doesn’t matter if they have ever been pregnant, if they are doctors or if they even have a vagina. People will start giving you advice, whether you like it …
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Finding your plus size pregnancy style with regular clothes!

Finding your plus size pregnancy style with regular clothes!

How to find your plus size pregnancy style You will probably think I’m lying when I tell you, in over six months of pregnancy, I have bought a total of two maternity clothing items. Yup, two! The first one was jeans, because duh, normal jeans are just totally uncomfortable. …
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Pregnancy Diaries: weeks 13 to 20

Pregnancy Diaries: weeks 13 to 20

[:en] In the beginning of September I shared with you how I found out about my pregnancy and how my first trimester went. Today I am sharing you how things went from weeks 13 to 20. Hope you guys enjoy it! Pregnancy Diaries: weeks 13 to 20 Weeks 13 to 16…
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