A dear friend of mine was recently put on bed rest and as I was writing her an email with ideas and tips and it brought me back to my own stint on bed rest 5+ years ago... I was on strict bed rest at home for 5 weeks and hospital bed rest for about 3 weeks. For my friend and all of you out there on bed rest, I'm sorry this is what you're dealing with, I know its not how you pictured your pregnancy. But if you're on bed rest it's for a reason; I promise you that you will not regret following your doctors orders and sticking to bed rest.. no matter how boring it is. But I do regret the times I snuck around the kitchen... So here are my tips for getting through it and surviving bed rest:
I'm Rebecca, a Maine mom of three energetic young boys and wife of a lobsterman, living in my favorite place, the coast of Maine. You'll find me here talking about my parenting journey, mom style, recipes, running and exercise, travel, stories from our life in Maine and so much more! Most days I'm just figuring it out as I go - Thanks so much for stopping by!