Category Archives: Trying to Conceive


Back In Time Series: The First Post

This week, I’m running a very special series where I’m going to repost some old posts many of you may have never readView full post »


Pin Of The Week- Not Crafty At All, But I Feel This Way About Pregnancy Tests

This one is likely not going to inspire you to craft or create or organize, but it definitely made me think, “That is SOView full post »


Laughing because…what else can I do?

So… as many of you know, negotiations for the second kiddo commenced a while back. I’ve received many fabulous bottles of wineView full post »


Poop- still monopolizing my life

Okay, remember how I was going to be all YAY POTTY TRAINING this month? Uhm, yeah… well, that didn’t work out. WeView full post »


The Power of the Negotiator

The conversation  last night went a little something like this… Me: “You know, we really need to get some better beer,”View full post »


Negotiations have commenced

I’ve had my boobs all to myself for 8 months. The marathon is over. Chick Fil-A is up and running. There are chicken biscuits lessView full post »


I’m running out of excuses

First I told him that I was too tired to even think about it, that I wouldn’t even consider it until Kendall was sleeping through theView full post »


Thoughts on Subsequent Mating

Check out my newest featured blog post for here (remember to click through the preview for the hyperlink toView full post »


Holy Shit! What have we done?!

I’m not going to lie…that very thought passed through my mind after I saw those two pink lines.  Not like, What have we done?View full post »


I like living in a fantasy world

That’s why I’m so afraid to test.  I really should though…it’s driving the immediate gratification seeking, type AView full post »


Sleeping is an essential function to live, right?

Then how the HELL do parents survive?  I had a rude “awakening” this weekend when I realized that I feel like complete ass whenView full post »


Talking dirty has taken on a whole new meaning.

“Hey hon…be ready for sex when you get home.  I have lots of stretchy cervical mucus and my cervix is really soft and high.  IView full post »


My PIC (that’s partner in conceiving)

It’s hard to be a gangsta trying to get knocked up and shit, but not when you got a PIC who be down for da ride, yo. (If you couldView full post »


If my dogs are any indication of my parenting skills…

I’m going to need to learn how to say NO. My poor Labrador is hobbling around my apartment right now with her tongue hanging threeView full post »


Irrational Fear – Conehead babies

I just saw some of the most amazing pictures of the most beautiful newborn with a head so perfectly round she looked like a littleView full post »


Preconception Deception

Happy hour yesterday with some former co-workers was interesting. I left this job before the Baby Rabies infected me. In fact, as of theView full post »


Let’s talk judgement

Okay ladies and gents (are there any gents out there reading this?), we all know the world of parenthood is ripe with judgement. You canView full post »


Admitting defeat

A pack of ovulation predictor tests, a bottle of Merlot, and a box of tampons…those three things in my grocery cart at Target couldView full post »


Did you know the Dollar Tree sells drugs?

Damn you Dollar Tree and your $1 pregnancy tests! You are my crack dealer. I broke down and peed on a stick the other night. I was soView full post »


Irrational Fear

I am afraid I will lose interest in my baby. I have always been a sort of one-track, task focused type of gal. I find one thing I want,View full post »


How to infect your husband

Even though my husband has been entertaining the idea of having kiddos long before I gave in, it was merely a small infection, a constantView full post »


Irrational Fear

I have a feeling this may be a recurring post theme on here. Let me kick them off by saying I have an irrational fear that when I become aView full post »


Tom knows??!!

No, not my husband (that’s not his name) and not my secret lover (that’s not his name either), Tom, MySpace Tom…he KNOWSView full post »


Game On!

Last month was our first “official” month of trying to conceive. I spent a lot of time telling my husband and myself that itView full post »


When you know it’s more than Baby Fever…

As I type this, the only person who knows that the thought has even crossed my mind to begin the whole process of having a baby is myView full post »