Posts tagged motherhood
Practicing to accept

I thought I was prepared for everything. I read the books, I watched videos, I talked to friends. After three years of infertility and a rough pregnancy with eight months of nausea, I was so ready and excited to give birth. I couldn’t wait to have that intense experience of birthing my baby. I looked forward to contractions, I looked forward to pushing, I looked so so so forward to having my baby land on my chest. Wet, sticky, warm.

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Traveling in the Third Trimester of Pregnancy

Besides teaching yoga and doing health coaching, I also run a travel blog. What started as a way to document our one-year world trip, is now one of the most successful Dutch travel blogs out there and I still love writing about all our travels. I recently did a couple of articles on traveling with a baby in my belly, so I thought I'd share the latest one, about traveling in the third trimester of pregnancy, with you today.

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How to Survive Hyperemesis Gravidarum

Dear beautiful, pregnant woman, 

You probably stumbled across this article because you have it: constant nausea, throwing up, feeling miserable. All day, every day. That what the doctors call Hyperemesis Gravidarum or the worst type of morning (all day) sickness. I got it when I was in week seven of my pregnancy and still have it (it's week 32 for me now). In this article I'll tell you what works and doesn't work for me and how you can make your days a little better, even with HG.

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