On Being a Childless Mother: Understanding and Preventing Recurrent Miscarriage

When you are trying to start a family, miscarriage is one of the most heartbreaking things that can happen. It’s happened to me. In the nearly 6 years that we’ve been growing our family, I’ve suffered from recurrent miscarriage–3 miscarriages, 2 beautiful babies, and then 3 more miscarriages. Most of mine have been what are … Read more

Pregnancy Sleep Tips: How to Sleep Comfortably When You’re Growing a Human

Every woman who’s ever been pregnant knows that one of the biggest challenges of pregnancy (after figuring out when to announce your pregnancy) is getting enough sleep. We feel huge and uncomfortable, we’re hot, we start snoring even if we never did before, and when we do sleep we have really weird dreams. Depending on … Read more

When Should You Announce Your Pregnancy?

3 Reasons Why We’re Ignoring the 12-Week Rule Should you wait until you’re past your first trimester to announce your pregnancy? Or should you let everyone know as soon as you find out? I’ve done both–here’s why I chose to announce my pregnancy “early” with my second baby. My husband recently started his computer science … Read more