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Third Trimester Update

Happy Monday! I hope you all had a great weekend.

I wanted to give you an update on how my pregnancy is going (those who have no interest in pregnancy or babies – and believe me I sympathize – feel free to click away now!). I’m into into my third trimester now, and though I’d like to say that it’s all flown by so fast, that isn’t exactly correct. I feel very fortunate that I haven’t had any terrible pregnancy symptoms or complications, but I’ve definitely been experiencing my fair share of aches and pains. At times, it feels like the day is crawling by at a snail’s pace, especially when I’m tired and having a difficult day at work. Some updates below.

1. I can no longer fit into most of my pre-pregnancy items. All those loose trapeze dresses that I had from Anthropologie that I was so confident would take through my entire pregnancy (they’re so loose! I have infinite room to grow!) are now too short in the front. I had no idea that my bump would be so big (and it’s still growing) or take up so much clothing space.

The items I bought after I got pregnant, including the Free People dress I’m wearing above (which I love, it’s my favorite item to wear), are all still good. But that’s because I specifically picked them up with stomach room in mind. I just bought a few more inexpensive dresses from Loft and Target that will hopefully take me through the rest of the way. Continue Reading


Wardrobe Staple: Comfortable Dresses

I’m more than halfway through my pregnancy now,  and I feel like my stomach has become exponentially bigger in the past month. I keep getting stuck between chairs and other furniture. While getting ready for work a few weeks…