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The Twins are Here!

Oh man…

The last few days have gone by in more of a flurry than I could ever have predicted. Sure, people give out with the… 843 more words

One out the sunroof. A story of the ups and downs of a C-section

So, this is the story of the birth of my second baby and the run up to it.

I had a great birth experience with my first little one (as great as can be expected when pushing a tiny human out of your body!) So I felt prepared for the birth of my second, until they started mentioning the word “c-section”…… 564 more words

One Pink One Blue And One That's New - Pregnancy

Behind Closed Doors

(My writing in response to a prompt from the workshop I led at UNC Hospitals, 4/15/14)

“How many times have I said, ‘Come in?’” my daughter Colette asked, looking over at me from her hospital bed and smiling. 380 more words


An Introduction

I have been blogging infrequently for a few months with no real purpose.  My posts mainly consisted of talking about life, complaining about life, and musing about things when I’m having my Monday morning beer after work.   348 more words

Birth Story

The best day of my life

December 3rd 2013 I woke up… even though I was not able to eat for 8-12 hours before my scheduled c-section the excitement of knowing I would meet the little man who had been kicking and pushing from the inside of me for months took over the feeling of starvation. 468 more words


Pregnancy from HELL

I first found out I was pregnant around April 15th. I remember constantly feeling nauseas and every smell, sight and even sound of food would send me running outside to throw up. 373 more words


The Worst and Most Wonderful Experience in my Entire Life.

I woke up early on February 7th to go to the bathroom and blow my nose and as I walked to the bathroom I felt the strangest sensation ever. 1,672 more words