Category Archives: Pregnancy

The Day I Became A Mother (A Bed Rest Story)

The lovely Anna at Misadventures in Motherhood asked me to write this guest post as part of series that raises awareness for women’s health org Every Mother Counts.  We thought we were out of the woods.  After several early miscarriages, I was finally pregnant with a healthy baby girl who had passed her amnio with […]

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Fun with Photo Printers

I know we live in a digital age, but I still love to hold a photo in my hands.  It feels more personal.  More meaningful.  Have you noticed this?  When you bother to print out a photo, it’s that one shot you love enough to frame, rescued from a sea of Instagrams, most of which […]

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10 Jobs for Dads in the Delivery Room

Here’s my latest article for What To Expect… You’ve grown a tiny human in your belly for nine months and you’re about to give birth. As a mom-to-be, your role in this whole baby-making adventure is clear. What’s less obvious is how your partner can best support you on the big day. Here are ten […]

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Why I’ll Encourage My Daughter To Have Babies Sooner Than I Did

I’m 40 years older than my daughter, Viv.  As my mother helpfully pointed out, if Viv waits until she’s 40 to have kids like I did, then I’ll be 80 (eighty!) before I’m a grandma.  Hmm, maybe I shouldn’t be in any rush to explain safe sex to my daughter.  Is being a teen mom […]

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