Courtney Gavin | Motherhood Blog

Motherhood:

A Great Adventure

Hi I'm Courtney!

I love being a mom to my handsome boy Xander and I wanted to dedicate this page exclusively to pregnancy, motherhood, and all things baby. My purpose is to share my journey, what worked for me, and things I would have done differently. Enjoy 💞

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Hey, mamas!

June 2, 2020

Hey everyone!

This weekend I interviewed Alyssa Bedard, a certified doula, to talk about the #doulalife and the benefits of having one before, during, and after your pregnancy.

Did you know that it has been proven that doulas reduce the infant/maternal mortality r...

May 21, 2020

Hey everyone!

I'm officially 36 weeks pregnant as of today, woo hoo!

So you would THINK that I have 4 weeks left to go in my pregnancy, right?

Well...we have a PLOT TWIST  👀my due date has been moved UP!

All the details are up in the video above OR you can cho...

May 15, 2020

Raise your hand if you're pregnant during this pandemic! It has certainly been an interesting time to say the least -- pregnant or not. This is actually my second pregnancy and I have a 2 year old son Xander. We are expecting our baby girl next month in June (ee...

May 6, 2020

Let's talk about my favorite pregnancy must-haves! This is my second pregnancy so I definitely have more experience this time around.

April 22, 2020

Mother's Day is around the corner (May 10th, folks). Let's be honest, it's probably the last thing that most of us are thinking about especially during this time of quarantine. Despite our "normal lives" being far from recognizable, perhaps this holiday can be a...

April 14, 2020

Should I Get The Epidural?

DISCLAIMER: I'm not a licensed medical professional, so be sure to speak with your doctor about the risks involved and ask them any questions.

The almighty question for first-time-moms, especially during your 3rd trimester, is whether o...

March 26, 2020

It's been roughly 2 weeks since we were issued a social-distancing/quarantine order. With that said, it has been a very interesting time as I am currently 27 weeks pregnant and as you can imagine we are having to adapt to a new normal until things get better.

I a...

March 4, 2020

Not going to lie guys, I should have posted this weeks ago. But I’ve been too timid to put myself out there 🙈

As many of you know, I gave birth to my handsome son Xander in February 2018. One thing that's for sure is I also gave birth to some serious stretch mar...

January 22, 2020

When I was pregnant with my son Xander naturally I had SO many questions about motherhood and pregnancy. For me it was really exciting to experience something new, but there were times that it felt overwhelming because there's so much information out there. One...

November 13, 2019

Hey everyone!

I wanted to share how I found out I was pregnant with my firstborn Xander in 2017. So many people have asked how did I know in the first place, well in this video I take you back to June 2017 and chronologically outline how I found out that Xander w...

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