So here we are… Today was my EDD (Estimated Due Date), a day I’ve been anticipating and talking about for so many months. But rather than becoming the BIG DAY it will just be like any other day, because my little angel was born nine days ago on 11 April 2015. Or actually it Continue reading Life With a Baby Week 1 (+ Postpartum Back in Shape Update)
I am thrilled with joy to announce the arrival of my little princess Maria on Saturday, April 11!
Following a very smooth and quick labour at home, Maria was born at 12:30 a.m., measuring 50 cm and weighing 3.24 kg (7.1 pounds). I was 38 weeks and 5 days pregnant. Continue reading The Arrival Of My Little Princess
A fit pregnancy is one thing, but getting back in shape after baby has arrived seems a lot more daunting to me. Partly, I must admit, this is probably because of my high expectations and fear that I will never be able to get back to Continue reading Postpartum Back in Shape Challenges (+ How to Overcome Them)
Ever seen a heavily pregnant lady trying to win a race against herself? No worries if you haven’t, or if you cannot even picture the scenario, but it’s kinda what I did last Tuesday at 37 weeks pregnant. I went out for a ‘normal pace’ run – the ones I’ve been doing over the last weeks – and after 15 minutes of wondering Continue reading Week 37: Taper Time!