---ASIA, China, Rock Climbing

Rock climbing in Qingyuan – A guide!

My old “rock climbing in Qingyuan” blog posted is my most popular page, its also very outdated. So here is a guide. I can’t say I know everything about Qingyuan, but I have probably been there 10x so I know enough.   Getting There: 4-5h The easiest way is to hire a van + driver […]

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---NORTH AMERICA, Canada, Kids, TRAVELS

Squamish

Now that we are parents. The only logical place to do with infants is to Vancouver so that the grandparents can see the grandkids. This is a great setup for us because the grandparents don’t mind taking care of the kids (hopefully) while we go out to the mountains to play in the lovely Canadian […]

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Kids, Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing while Pregnant- Birth & Recovery

Birth & Recovery   0-2 weeks post birth: My water broke unexpectedly 6 weeks into my 3rd trimester (So I was 34 weeks pregnant) in the wee hours of Sunday morning and I ended up having an emergency c-section and giving birth 4 hours after my water breaking. After the initial rough 24 hour period […]

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Kids, Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing while Pregnant – 3rd Trimester

I had a very short 3rd trimester… On Climbing My 3rd trimester started on the first week of December. Over the course of Nov-December, I went from still being able to send a 7a/6c+ to struggling up a 6a.  Honestly, it was not very enjoyable to climb by the end of December when I was already carrying […]

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Kids, Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing while Pregnant – 2nd Trimester.

Continuing on the series. On Climbing:After I got back from Switzerland, my 2nd trimester began. I continued climbing in my regular harness but Top Roping only until week 20 where I switched into a full body harness. I really dislike the full body harness as there is no padding and all the weight is on […]

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Kids, Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing while Pregnant – 1st Trimester.

My travels have been a bit quieter lately. That’s because I got pregnant. That doesn’t mean I stopped climbing or exercising… When I got pregnant, I scoured the web for resources on other climbing ladies who continued climbing while pregnant. The resources weren’t that much, and a lot of the forums had men just saying […]

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