Why I’m Glad I Stayed Active Through My Pregnancy

MilliGFunk at Edelweiss Resort in Garmisch, Germany

Photo: Me, Two Weeks Postpartum, wearing FittaMamma activewear Back to Blogging After Baby Leave! Hi again, friends! Baby Boy was born six weeks ago, and I’m ready to ease my way back into blogging again. Today I want to tell you a little bit about what’s happened in our lives … Continue reading

Prodromal Labor & Iron Fears Averted

38 Weeks Pregnant

“I just don’t remember feeling this tired with Small Shaw,” I’ve lamented to my husband in recent weeks. I’ve also complained to him that, “I just don’t remember the Braxton Hicks being so painful last time around.” That’s because I wasn’t. And they weren’t. Let me explain… “Extremely” Iron Deficient … Continue reading

We’re 36 Weeks Pregnant!

Walking at 36 Weeks Pregnant

We’re 36 Weeks Pregnant! Yesterday, I would have told you that you didn’t get to pinch me, because I remembered to wear green on St. Patrick’s Day (see the above Instagram photo as evidence). Today, though, I think I need you to pinch me. I can’t believe that we’re only four … Continue reading

Exercise Modifications for the Third Trimester

MilliGFunk 31 Weeks Pregnant

Happy Valentine’s Day Weekend! 31 Week Bumpdate As our little baby boy grows, his movements are (just as the pregnancy books and blogs promise) becoming less cute and more painful. I find myself shifting positions really often now when I’m working at my computer or sitting on our couch. Getting … Continue reading

Working Out During Pregnancy: the Muscles Down There

MilliGFunk 30 Weeks Pregnant Wearing FittaMamma Clothes

Shh…We Should Probably Whisper When we talk about working out during pregnancy, it’s a lot easier to talk about reps or steps or distance or weight than it is to talk about the muscles that do some of the hardest work during labor, delivery, and postpartum recovery; the muscles of the pelvic … Continue reading

Three Delicious Alcohol-Free Mocktails

The Good Elf Mocktail on www.MilliGFunk.com

Happy (Birthday) Friday! I’m writing you today from the other side of the halfway point to 70 years old. From the medical definition of “high-risk pregnancy.” From the ripe old age of 35! That’s right, you guys, I’m 29 weeks pregnant and 35 years old, so I’ve spent January celebrating … Continue reading

Reivew of FittaMamma Maternity Fitness Capris

28 Weeks Pregnant, Working Out in FittaMamma Clothes

Hey, hey! It’s Friday again, which means two things: a Bumpdate and #FittaMammaFriday on the blog (thing #2) and (thing #2) it’s almost the weekend, yay!! I’m here today with a 28-week bumpdate and a review of FittaMamma Maternity Fitness Capris. 28-Week Bumpdate My 28th week of pregnancy has arrived, … Continue reading

10 Fun Ways to Burn 100 Calories

10 Fun Ways to Burn 100 Calories on www.MilliGfunk.com

Can you believe we’re already halfway through January? How are you doing with your New Year’s health and fitness goals? Did you make any concrete New Year’s Resolutions this year? I’m not much of a New Year’s Resolutions kind of girl. My philosophy is that any day is a good … Continue reading

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