First things first: it did not all go wrong. I have a beautiful baby girl and she was healthy and strong and perfect from day one. Mom, however, is a different story. The labor part My son was delivered via emergency C-section which left me with a very bitter memory of my first delivery. I…Details
Where I’m from maternity leave starts no later than 28 days before the due date. In my case that was 14th December. But since we had some construction going on at home on Thursday and Friday those days didn’t really feel like leave. So I’m counting 18th December as my first day of maternity leave.…Details
As a fan of all things sour, the pomegranate has always been one of my favorite fruits. Of course, it’s a hassle getting the seeds out but it’s totally worth it. I used to spend ages deseeding a fruit and then eat all the seeds in one sitting with a spoon. It’s the only way…Details
I promised this post a while ago already but somehow did not get to it up until now. Daddy is away for work and the little one got sick so both the blog and the skincare part got sidelined for a while.
The first part of this post was dedicated to hands, lips, hair, and body, while today we are finally getting to the actual skincare: face.
While in the winter we cover most of the other body parts, the face is what usually remains bare and gets hit the most by the almighty winter forces.Details
These days there’s an app for everything, right? Well, the same holds true for pregnancy. There’s so many actually, covering every possible aspect, that it can be really hard to choose which one to use if any. I had this same dilemma during my first pregnancy and I have to say four years later it’s…Details
My first baby was born 13th September. A cold, Friday 13th September. Where we live Septembers are usually warm, a continuation of summer in a way. But a couple of days before our little one was born it suddenly became really chilly. I panicked and went out to buy some warmer clothes for bringing him…Details
We all need some time for ourselves, for hobbies, for downtime, for relaxation. Sadly modern fast-paced lifestyles don’t always allow us to take the time for those activities. But we should always strive to set aside at least a little bit of spare time. Taking time for ourselves is essential to one’s wellbeing. And while…Details
I really liked writing the October 2017 reading list and since I’ve moved on to new and exciting material it is only natural that I write one for November as well. So here it goes, my November 2017 reading list. Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty I read The Husband’s secret, I watched Big Little Lies…Details
We’re quickly transitioning from fall to winter. In fact, I have been wearing a lighter coat instead of a jacket for the past two days. Halloween came and went and we’re officially in preparation for the holiday season. This also means it’s getting colder, the days are shorter, there is less sun and we’re starting…Details
I’ve been doing these workouts for a while now and it’s my second iteration so I thought it was about time I wrote a review of it. So here it goes: Tracy Anderson’s The Pregnancy Project workout DVDs. I’ve spoken a little bit about these workouts already in My first post morning sickness workout but there is…Details