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I recently joined a number of Facebook groups concerned with Secondary Infertility and it’s like looking in a mirror online.  For three years I felt so alone with my guilt and feelings of greed at wanting a second child; I had no idea my situation had a name, let alone that there was a worldwide community with other girls struggling too.   260 more words

Secondary Infertility


Last night I had dinner with a friend I’ve known for maybe 8 years? Our first children, both boys, were born within four weeks of one another. 476 more words

10 Things that change after your first kid

Your entire life changes when you have your first, but there’s also a lot that changes between each of your kiddos.  Here’s a few…

1. You take less pictures.   632 more words

New Mama-isms

Why I've been so quiet...

Have you ever had to hold a secret for so long, that you just couldn’t anymore? And you were so afraid of saying something, that you decided to just say nothing? 307 more words


Get an ovary removed

But you got to be at least be 26 weeks pregnant with your second child first. As my little princess was growing in my belly, so was a cyst on my ovary.

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How To Get This Tummy Series

Dear Grant

Dear Grant, (My Big Red Boy, Big G, Itty-Bitty Bumpy, Little Chunky-Chunky)

Call me an overly emotional, mommy-brained crazy lady, but just writing your name and all the little pet names I call you every day before I kiss your fluffy pink cheeks, makes my chest ache and my eyes misty. 884 more words


Please welcome Leonard!

And so it is, I am a Dad again. It seems a bit unfair that I have written so much about Alethea even before she was born, but not have anything about my son before his birth. 349 more words