At or around 28weeks of my pregnancy my doctor handed me a Lemon flavored drink and told me to chug it. She told me that after I chugged the drink i would have to sit around the office for an hour at which then they would draw my blood. This is called a Glucose … Continue reading Dealing W/ Gestational Diabetes. Refusing Medication.
Although pregnancy is a beautiful thing, it can be very taxing on the body. My stomach stretched more then I ever thought it was capable of. I also became the heaviest I had ever been. Surprisingly, I was able to lose 25lbs by 2 weeks postpartum! Pre-pregnancy Weight: 154lbs Pregnancy Weight: 175lbs 2 Weeks Postpartum […]
I had to have a scheduled C-section due to me having Placenta Previa. Placenta Previa is a condition where the placenta attaches itself low in the uterus, covering the cervix and blocking the exit for baby. Boy, oh boy was I scared out of my mind! I wanted to share with you all the … Continue reading 7 Things I Wish I Knew Beforehand About C-sections And Postpartum.
My, oh my! What a journey this has been! Nonetheless, it was all worth it. On August 22nd, 2018, I welcomed my sweet baby girl to the world. Here we are, just about 3 weeks later and I still can't believe she's mines lol. After going through many names, her father and I decided to … Continue reading Baby Girl Is Here!!!
Hello there Coily Clan, I am nearing the end of my pregnancy (Yaay) and I wanted to share the changes in my hair that I have noticed throughout this amazing journey. 1. My hair isn't as dry. Before pregnancy, my hair was always very dry no matter how much I moisturized it. My hair soaked … Continue reading How Has Pregnancy Affected My Hair?
What's going on Coily's! I know, I know...I have been gone for sooo long. I should be ashamed of myself, right? How dare I disappear like that?! Please forgive me. The reason I have been gone so long is because....I'M PREGNANT! lol. So, I was away trying to get the hang of this preggo life … Continue reading I’m Having A Baby!