Category Archives: pregnancy

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

This post is part of Mombian’s 12th Annual LGBTQ Blogging for Families Day! Here’s the link to contribute! I came out in February of 2001 when I was in 10th grade and only 15 years old. It was not well … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Walk the Walk

One of the things I keyed into on Puttylike is that if you want a job doing something then start doing that thing and eventually you will get paid to do it. This works especially if you don’t already have … Continue reading

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Veritable Octopus

Here’s how my brain works: Blog post about interest span > what was that TED talk about people with lots of interests and why didn’t I delve into it then? > googled and found it > how to multipotentialite > found puttylike, the site … Continue reading

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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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Trace Minerals: Week One

Last week, I joined an online group for parents whose kids have low muscle tone. Some kids have been diagnosed (genetic defects, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, and some pretty rare conditions),but many are like Wallace with no clear cause of … Continue reading

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I’m On the Internet!

Over two years ago, I submitted a couple pictures to a tumblr page depicting lesbians and babies. I stopped using my account and forgot all about it. Until this past week when I got an email asking if my pictures … Continue reading

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