The Story of My Birth

My kids have been passing around the flu like a game of hot, hot, feverish potato. So far, my two-year-old has been hit the worst. The stomach bug completely stripped him of his smiley, independent demeanor and replaced it with whining, screaming, hitting, and the inability to ever be put down. For nearly a week […]

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Childbirth Through the Eyes of a Soon-to-be-Mom

“I am never going to have kids!” I declared decisively.  I had been awakened to the gruesome torture of childbirth that day in my middle school health class.  I watched as a small creature slowly stretched its way from a woman’s most sensitive area.  Then as the doctor yanked the being from the dark prison, […]

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