Category Archives: Pregnancy

I know people are like, “Write more about your pregnancy!” But I really don’t have anything witty or insightful to put here. I just. I hate it. I hate being pregnant. And that’s an annoying thing for people to hear over and over and over and over again. Right? It is. I’m nearly 15 weeks. […]

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Just because this is my 4th pregnancy doesn’t mean I’m, like, handling it like a champ- like a pro birther/ master breeder. You may think since I’m having ANOTHER baby that I really enjoy this whole process. I…. um… don’t. So I’ve channeled all my negative energy into a new Instagram- @LettersFromMyFetus, and it’s been a […]

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“Aren’t you scared it will happen again?” That’s a question a few have asked since announcing my 4th pregnancy. I’m not offended by it. I’m open about dealing with postpartum anxiety and OCD. This is a part of my life, and many people know that. I pretty much know it will come back because it […]

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I mean, generally speaking, we know how this happens. We don’t actually really know how this happened. My best guess is it involved crazy early ovulation & sperm that set up camp in my uterus. So let that be the answer to “Was it planned?” Other answers to questions we’ll be asked: Due Dec. 16th, […]

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The lowest, rock-bottom point in my postpartum anxiety battle was a quiet afternoon, as I rocked my then 9 month old daughter in her dark room, hot tears streaming down my face. I looked at her, and apologized over and over. I said to myself, “If you don’t get help, you will be the mom […]

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Dear 25 year old me, I see you looking down your nose at the family who dared bring their toddler to a proper restaurant at 8 pm. Surely it is past his bedtime. Why is he so squirmy and loud with his jovial laughter? Why are they trying to entertain him with video games? Why […]

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