The Perfect Birth Plan

With the impending ‘expulsion of baby’ looming before me – I thought it was high time I put together a concrete, realistic and achievable birth plan. Being new to the world of baby birthing, I took to the inter-web to guide me in the putting together of this document. BABY ENNS #1 – BIRTH PLAN:…

Pregnancy is…

7 months in. Pregnancy has shown itself to be MANY things.   Pregnancy is… sobbing while taking your dogs for their night time walk because you realize you’re wearing high-quality, wing-tipped eyeliner that will take some effort to remove – making your bedtime routine longer – getting you to bed later. And bed is all…

Pregnancy: What I was NOT prepared for

Hellllooooooo pregnancy! I like to think I’m a pretty informed, open and down-to-earth individual when it comes to ‘the miracle of life’. I believed it wouldn’t be perfect. I was open to the fact that all day nausea could lay me out flat. I was ready for bizarre weight gain, mood swings, irrational interactions and…

The 5 Stages Of Dressmaking

I recently made the brave decision to sew a thing or three. Brave? Possibly an incorrect description… Heroic. Inspiring. Epic. Courageous. I mean, they all work. As there are many ups and downs to this process – I thought it would be helpful to flesh out the inevitable stages one will encounter while also sharing…