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Dentists: A Love Story

By On February 14, 2017

No one believes me when I tell them that I actually enjoy going to the dentist. No, I don’t have perfect teeth — I spent 11 months in braces and have more fillings… Read More


It actually does get better

By On February 6, 2017

I’m sitting here typing while my little 9-week-old is staring at a plastic turtle filled with colorful beads. He can sit here long enough for me to wash dishes, fold laundry, Swiffer… Read More


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


‘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


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