Category Archives: Pregnancy

The guy walked up to me with a look of importance, like whatever he was going to say or ask had been thought out. “When are you due?” It was nearly a demand. I mean, I don’t mind sharing my due date, but people aren’t entitled to it, you know? “Mid December,” I replied quickly […]

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I grunt when I move, I pee 4 times a night, I have to brace myself against something to catch my breath after walking up our stairs. This marks the beginning of the “I feel super pregnant” phase. Timely, considering I’ve only got about a week and a half left in the 2nd trimester. OMGWTFCERVIX. […]

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Pregnant for the 4th time is not at all like being pregnant for the 1st time- for better and for worse. Things that get better: The anxiety I know that spotting can be common and nothing to be alarmed by most of the time. I know what contractions feel like and how they differ from Braxton […]

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For that second before the balls dropped, I thought, “It has to be a girl. I’ve only ever felt girl. I’ve only ever dreamt girl. Leyna wants a girl so bad…. OMG it’s going to be a boy.” I saw my sister’s face as she came downstairs, after handing our neighbor – who was perched […]

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