The cabbie just gave me advice…

Holy shit. Did you know that everyone in the world – even if they are childless – knows exactly what you should be doing when you’re pregnant? Like, fuck your doctor, your cabbie will give you all the advice for your impending bundle of joy that you could or would ever need. One the way…

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The first day…

I had work the next day which probably helped in distracting me – but not a great deal. Suddenly, I had all the pregnancy symptoms: nausea, cramps, mood swings, bloating, and anything else I’ve seen pregnant women suffer in films. Of course, this was totally psychosomatic. No one just suddenly gets symptoms like this. Seriously,…

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Finding out…

A word of warning; nothing can prepare you. My husband and I weren’t actively trying for a baby, but on the flip side we weren’t actively trying not to conceive. Things were OK in our lives and we had thought, ‘Hey, if it happens, it happens’. Well, it happened. I knew I was pregnant before…

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