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Floral Blouse | Fall Transition Outfit for Work

floral utility blouse - maternity styleI think most people are over the rules about wearing white after Labor Day. Personally, I think it makes sense to wear what you love- especially if it’s weather appropriate and styled for the proper season. My husband, who is wonderful on all accounts, doesn’t appreciate the rule change. He joked that I’d have to find someone else to take these photos because he doesn’t approve.

Either way, it’s been a warm September in West Michigan. We’ve had several days with temperatures in the 80’s and quite a bit of humidity. Read More

Trying the New Isabel Maternity Line from Target

fall maternity styleA few weeks ago another blogger posted an Instagram story sharing a dress she ordered from Target’s new Isabel Maternity line (see it all here). I took a peek on one of my last Target trips, and decided to try a few pieces. Read More

Blanket Scarf and Fall Layers

maternity style - fall layersIn last Wednesday’s post, I talked about why I love fall so much, aaaand I also mentioned I might be going a little overboard with my fall layers. But, the fall clothes are out there, so why not? How cute is this blanket scarf from J.Crew Factory? I love the tan color and I can see it pairing well with lots of things this fall. Read More

Staying Active During Pregnancy

Staying Active During Pregnancy

Okay, because we’re all friends here, I’m going to be super real and tell you I have zero authority on this subject. (Insert laughing/crying emoji here.) But seriously, I snack more than I should and working out and staying active has been a challenge for me since week 8 of my pregnancy.

Things started off great, and I thought, This isn’t so bad! during the first few weeks of my pregnancy. I continued to go to hot yoga and felt pretty great about my activity level and the healthy foods I was eating.

Then the first trimester exhaustion kicked in. Then my appetite changed. I thought things would improve in my second trimester, but my energy didn’t come back the way I had hoped. I was able to increase my activity, but still not to the starry-eyed level of active I had imagined. Read More

Things I Love about Fall | Maternity Chambray Dress

Fall Maternity Style

It’s crazy how quickly the weather has changed in Michigan. It feels like fall this week- I was cold at Mathew’s softball game last night! Summer lovers might be mad about it, but I’m not. Maybe you’re sick of hearing me say so, but I’m ready for fall.

I thought I’d share a little more about why I love this season so that maybe you’ll be okay with me being so okay with the change in weather. 😉 And, if you’re one of those summer lovers, please know I fully acknowledge there are still a few official weeks left of summer. Read More