Category Archives: pregnancy

Lead is a Really Big Problem

There is no safe level of lead. And yet companies are allowed to do their own testing and reporting in regards to levels of lead in their products. The consumer safety measures that are in place are not enough, in … Continue reading

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Nina

One year ago today, my cat and best friend of ten years, Nina, died. She had struggled with hyperthyroidism and kidney disease for over a year and the last few weeks were terrible. Letting her go was one of the … Continue reading

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Baby Wash Suggestion Research

One of the pivotal moments for me in regards to learning about the products I use was when I became a mom. I had already switched out deodorant, toothpaste, and menstrual products, but still used many cleaning and personal care … Continue reading

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Love Makes a Family

My buddy Kristen is raising money so her and her wife, Jes, can adopt their own children. This shouldn’t be the reality of LGBTQ families in 2018, especially with marriage equality, but it is. Many families risk it without second … Continue reading

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Protected: LGBTQ Blogging for Families Day: How I Became a Lesbian Single Mom By Choice

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Protected: MicroBlog Monday: Walk the Walk

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Baby Envy

Alright. I will admit it. I am so jealous of everyone who is ttc, pregnant, or has a new baby. I had to unfollow some birth related pages on Instagram because I get hit with envy and yearning. I have … Continue reading

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Hey, Hey!

It’s my birthday! I am now 31. I don’t think my birthday makes any difference this year. I had been hoping to make today my launch day, but that’s not going to happen. I have a hematologist appointment in a … Continue reading

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