Category Archives: pregnancy

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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Three years ago…

I woke up at 3:40am and had to pee. It had been less than 14 days since the wild ride that was my self insemination with the help of my third known donor. I had had 6 negative dollar store … Continue reading

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Mom Get Bent

Once upon a time, about 4 years ago, I finally tried yoga. I had been intrigued by it since high school because of my natural flexibility and my years in gymnastics. In pretty close succession, three people told me about … Continue reading

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Memory Lane

Today is February 27th, which means two years ago was Wallace’s estimated due date. I have been really thinky in general and all of these emotions about moving and school are contributing to my sentimental mood. I read this old … Continue reading

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Protected: One Year!

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Protected: Just Wait Until

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Bare Bones Birth Story

This is missing a lot of details and is fairly unedited. I hope to add more to it later. Light but regular contractions started 41w3d at 11am at my third NST. Water broke next day at 6pm and went to … Continue reading

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Protected: I Did It!

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Protected: -11 – Palindrome Day

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