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Motherhood: The struggle is real

By On December 30, 2016

It’s 2 a.m. and, for the last hour, I’ve been trying to settle a one-month-old who can’t seem to get comfortable. He’s scrunching and stretching, his face is turning a bright red,… Read More

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‘You’ll forget the pain’

By On December 5, 2016

The other day, my mom asked me what she called the million-dollar question: After everything I had been through — really rough pregnancy, a dog attack that sent me to the hospital, and… Read More

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After the dog bite: What really happened

By On November 21, 2016

This hasn’t been an easy pregnancy to begin with. I’ve dealt with infertility, nausea and vomiting that lasted for six months, acid reflux, sleepless nights, anxiety and leg cramps that would wake… Read More

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Like it or not, life is going to change

By On August 22, 2016

Ever since finding out I was pregnant back in April, I’ve been consumed with worry. Am I going to miscarry again? Is this really happening? What am I supposed to do? These… Read More

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What? My hair is going to fall out?

By On August 1, 2016

The other day my girlfriend, who has two boys and no plans to ever get pregnant again, told me that my hair was going to fall out. Really? Seriously? As if I… Read More