Viability Day

When I was pregnant with M, viability day came and went without me noting it very much. My sister congratulated me on reaching that particular milestone, which was the only way I really noticed it happened. I carried on blissfully, had an overdue baby, you know the story.

This time around I've been anxiously awaiting viability day for about...

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Three Years Ago

This morning my phone told me that three years ago we embarked on a new adventure:

I wrapped the onesie I bought in tissue paper, stuffed it in a gift bag, tied some ribbons around the handle and headed home (with groceries, too!). I was shaking uncontrollably when I handed Matt the gift, and he was clueless until the second he...

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Expectations vs. Reality: Pregnancy & Postpartum Body

I want to preface this post, as I usually do when talking about weight/shape/bodies, with this: talking about this sort of stuff always feels sort of tense to me and I'm not sure why. I don't think people really talk about it in real life, so maybe that's why. But I don't attribute anyone else's worth to their weight, shape, or body. I struggle...

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