The Two Week Wait and Pregnancy Test Results

 FTC Disclosure Statement: Thanks to Fertility Planit for sponsoring this post and giving me a Clearblue®  Fertility Monitor. While I have received compensation for this post, all opinions are my own.     This post is part of a series following us as we TTC (Try to Conceive) our third baby using a Clearblue® Touchscreen Fertility Monitor. Post […]

TTC Check In and Q&A

FTC Disclosure Statement: Thanks to Fertility Planit for sponsoring this post and giving me a Clearblue®  Fertility Monitor. While I have received compensation for this post, all opinions are my own.  This post is part of a series following us as we TTC (Try to Conceive) our third baby using a Clearblue® Touchscreen Fertility Monitor. Post #1 […]

Testing Testing 1-2-3

FTC Disclosure Statement: Thanks to Fertility Planit for sponsoring this post and giving me a Clearblue®  Fertility Monitor. While I have received compensation for this post, all opinions are my own.  This post is part of a series following us as we TTC (Try to Conceive) our third baby using a Clearblue® Touchscreen Fertility Monitor. Post #1 […]

Baby Fever

FTC Disclosure Statement: Thanks to Fertility Planit for sponsoring this post and giving me a Clearblue®  Fertility Monitor. While I have recieved compensation for this post, all opinions are my own.  If you are a regular reader of this blog, you know that my husband and I have two children with a fairly substantial gap […]

Men, Stop Saying “We’re Pregnant”!

Mila Kunis is one of my favorite actresses, and when she went on Jimmy Kimmel and dug into a quart of ice cream it pretty much made my day. I don’t personally mind if my husband says “we’re pregnant”, and this was obviously a rehearsed stand-up bit, but it was still pretty darn funny. Also, […]

What I Wish I’d Known During My First Pregnancy

When I became pregnant with my youngest son last year,  I had no idea how many things had changed since my last pregnancy fifteen years ago.  With my first son, I bought a stroller, he slept in a crib nightly, was supplemented with formula.  In 1997 I hadn’t heard of Dr. Sears or attachment parenting.  Crunchy […]

Must-Read Books for Before, During and After Pregnancy

Until recently, women had few choices about what to read to prepare for childbirth and parenthood.  Mostly the ever-present “What to Expect When You’re Expecting”, which is not necessarily the best choice for women who desire to have a gentle birth with minimal interventions.  There are now many excellent books available to prepare the modern mother […]

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