12.3.19 1

A First-Time Mom Packs a Hospital Bag

I’m a first-time mom attempting to pack a hospital bag, which basically means I know nothing about what I’ll actually use and what I won’t. Most everyone I spoke to in the beginning of this pregnancy said to have a…

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11.26.19 4

The Best-Laid (Birth) Plans

I personally hate the term “birth plan.” I love the concept of a birth plan, don’t get me wrong, but I hate the focus on “plan.” To me, a “plan” seems rigid, unadaptable. If you make a plan and can’t…

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11.14.19 1

The Ultimate Vegan Thanksgiving Guide

One of the most frequent questions I get during this time of year is, “As a vegan, what do you eat for Thanksgiving??” Sometimes I giggle a little on the inside. I think people tend to forget that there are approximately…

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11.9.19 1

Pregnancy Update: Thirty-One Weeks

I’m thirty-one weeks pregnant. When we went in for our checkup this week (on Monday), I measured 31 cm — which, after a quick Google search, seems pretty standard. Nothing too exciting on that front! Unless Lil’ Critter starts gaining…

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