FAMILY FEATURED LIFE

Newborn Photoshoot

November 3, 2016

Had a family photoshoot when Hudson was 8 days old with the very talented Kristen Burr. My sister was nice enough to let us use her new home, in Chilliwack, as a backdrop and I think our photos turned out amazing! I have too many to share but I have added some of my favourites here in a slideshow. Enjoy 🙂…

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LIFE

Baby’s First Month

November 3, 2016

  Hudson has officially been living outside the womb for one month—and I think, doing very well. He’s putting on over a pound of weight each week and only gets up to feed once or twice during the night. The doctors are happy, so I’m happy. Mostly. But this post isn’t going to be me rambling on and on about how great Hudson is. It will explore my transition from pregnancy (childless) to the new life of having a small…

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FEATURED HOME

Nursery

October 25, 2016

I live in Vancouver, B.C. in the downtown neighbourhood of Yaletown. Square footage is something we do not take for granted here! When Kevin and I found out we were expecting we had to figure out where to put a baby in our 740 sq. ft. one-bedroom apartment. Moving wasn’t an option with the sky-high real estate prices, in addition to new government policies about to take effect. In the end, we thought it best to wait and see how…

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My Birth Story

October 14, 2016

I’ve had many people ask me about my birth story and I thought it would be best to write it out for people to read here. On Sept 30th I gave birth to a little boy named Hudson Raymond Chen. Here is the story of my whirlwind labour and delivery.   Thursday (Sept 29) I was 40 weeks and 2 days pregnant. I had previously convinced myself that I would have my baby at 38 weeks— just like my two…

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