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My Latest Thrive Market Order | cleaneatingveggiegirl.com

A peek at my latest Thrive Market haul. I thought I had an obsession with Thrive Market (referral link) before I got pregnant, but now I am truly convinced that I do.  It could be because I am trying to keep things as natural as possible during pregnancy, which Thrive Market is all about.  But I really [...]

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The Baby Shower | cleaneatingveggiegirl.com

Today officially marks 32 weeks into this pregnancy, and I feel like time is moving by slowly and quickly all at the same time.  We still have quite a few house projects to accomplish, and I need to finish decorating the nursery.  So I'm thinking we need at least another month before I will feel really [...]

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30 Week Pregnancy Update | cleaneatingveggiegirl.com

Hello, 30 weeks!  We have reached the 30's and the third trimester, which makes everything feel even more real.  I have to say that it is weird to think about when baby will come.  I know realistically that a lot of people go past their due date, but I have seen so many first-time mothers lately who have [...]

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12 Things I Want to Tell Every College-Aged Woman | cleaneatingveggiegirl.com

When I'm not writing this 'ole blog, you are likely to find me at my full-time, 40-hour per week job.  I work in higher education at a local state school, which results in me spending my days talking to mostly 18 to 22 year-olds about academics, life, career goals, etc. I have worked at this particular [...]

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26 Week Pregnancy Update + Freshly Picked Giveaway! | cleaneatingveggiegirl.com #pregnancy #giveaway

Four weeks have quickly passed and it is time for another pregnancy update!  This time we are recapping weeks 23 through 26.  Oh, and I am hosting a fun giveaway that you can get all of the deets for at the end of this post! This week, baby is the size of a: hothouse cucumber (or approximately [...]

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Why I'm Not Eating Paleo While Pregnant (and maybe you shouldn't either!) | cleaneatingveggiegirl.com

My thoughts on eating Paleo while pregnant... or not!  Hint: this is not going to be a "how to eat Paleo while pregnant" post. Before I got pregnant in October, some might say I was following one of the healthiest possible diets for my body (emphasis on my body).  I chose foods based on the Paleo [...]

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A letter to the woman with morning sickness... | cleaneatingveggiegirl.com

A letter to the woman with morning sickness, First of all, congratulations!  You're pregnant!  That's pretty darn amazing, awesome, wonderful, and beautiful.  I think we sometimes forget that part when we are in the thick of things with "morning" sickness <-- I use quotations because obviously we know it doesn't just occur at the beginning [...]

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Week 22 Pregnancy Update | cleaneatingveggiegirl.com

And just like that we are at the 22 week pregnancy update!  Time is flying (especially since I am actually 22 weeks and three days today). A lot has happened over the last month.  The body is changing, baby is growing and making his or her presence known, and we have been checking things off of [...]

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A Day of Pregnancy Eats | cleaneatingveggiegirl.com

Now that I am nearly 20 weeks pregnant, I am happy to say that my days of nausea are basically gone.  But those darn food aversions have still been sticking around!  I think they are getting a wee bit better, but what remains has made my desire to cook pretty minimal.  And very little cooking [...]

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18 Week Pregnancy Update | cleaneatingveggiegirl.com

Eek!  It's my 18 week pregnancy update already.  Kind of crazy, right? I feel as though the first trimester absolutely drug on forever and ever.  Probably for two main reasons: 1) I felt terrible, and 2) very few people knew I was pregnant so I had to hide my excitement.  But now that the second [...]

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