Category Archives: pregnancy

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: Babies and Barber Shops

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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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Protected: Veritable Octopus

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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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