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Pregnancy and Preeclampsia

When I found out I was pregnant, I thought that my availability to write would be cut down immensely. I was wrong. For the first 20-weeks, I was able to write as well as do the things that I normally do including helping out at my church. 461 more words


{Mama Mondays}: Birth Story

I’m a bit late in sharing this with you all, but figured better late than never!

My hope through pregnancy was to deliver Esteban through a natural, drug-free delivery.   1,585 more words

Life And Stories

31 Day Blog Challenge

I decided to try this 31 day blogging challenge posted by Kendra at One Day At A Time. I’m at home for a couple more months, so blogging every day might be fun during this time! 493 more words



Baby L was delivered on the 3rd on January after it was discovered that I had severe preeclampsia. He spent a week and a half in NICU, most of which I was in the hospital as well. 30 more words

Pregnancy Part 2 - HTN - SOGC 2014

Ominous symptoms: RUQ pain, H/A, Visual disturbances


1) Pre-existing (chronic) hypertension: HTN (>140/90) that develops either pre-pregnancy or at < 20+0 weeks’ gestation… 926 more words

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I have grown to hate the word “symptoms.” It is usually complimented by a list of problems to look for, which puts me on edge. 419 more words

Update: Life + Future Plans

On December 30th, 2014 just past midnight I gave birth to a beautiful baby boy. He weighed roughly 6 1/2 pounds.

How it happened: I woke up around 6am on December 29th to use the bathroom when just a couple of steps out of bed, my water broke. 345 more words