The Big Readjustment

Today, for the first time since becoming parents, my husband went back to work. I dreaded the day. In fact, I was secretly counting down the days, keeping inventory of how many hours I...

C-Section Survival

While preparing for childbirth, a c-section was never really on my radar. I was making padsicles the morning of my induction, so that tells you how certain I was that I was pushing that...

My Birth Story

I still can't see the c-section scar over my swollen belly, but I know its there. I can feel it when I get out of bed in the morning, and it's the reason why...

“One Isn’t Enough”

"Is this your first?" That’s the innocent question I get the most when people see my baby bump. Yes, it is. I’m 35 years old, and while this technically isn't my first pregnancy, I...