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Family knows? Well, kinda...

So we decided to finally sort of tell our family. My mom has been suspicious on whether I was pregnant or not, but when I took a pregnancy test to prove it to her it was a false negative. 718 more words


A mind-changing experience

What is there about a sonogram that changes the mind of many a woman considering an abortion?

This technological window into the womb makes it so very evident that what is living, moving, and growing inside the mother IS HER BABY, not mere fetal tissue. 84 more words

Ultrasound at 12 Weeks 5 Days

I didn’t get to fly to Annie’s hometown for our ultrasound today since I will fly out tonight to my grandma’s funeral.  Bob has been home burning with a fever all day, so he got to witness the ultrasound remotely for the first time.   914 more words

Kicks and Punches

Last Friday, just over a week ago, I felt baby Lantern move for the first time! Over the next few days I felt a LOT of movement and realized I had been feeling it for a while, I just hadn’t recognized it for what it was. 76 more words


Pregnancy in Ayurveda

AYURVEDA has a well-documented description of caring for pregnant women, called Garbhini Paricharya. The regimen prescribes practices for each month and stage of pregnancy. These systems are, in fact, diligently followed as traditional practices in innumerable households even today. 8,838 more words

Ayurveda Articles

She's A Beast

Night settles in her soul & her heart is empty

After the birth control.

Sitting in the clinic gazing at that ticket

She’s a grand cynic, she only thought of the cons… 86 more words