I went to my old job to get my glasses adjusted (I used to work for an optometrist office). My boss knew I was pregnant – I told him when I got my eyes examined. My brother also works there, so, obviously, he knew about my miscarriage. I was unsure who my brother told, if… Read More Miscarriage: Do I Owe People an Explanation?
I hate therapy. It’s one hour in my life I can’t be ignorant about what’s going on in my life. I have to talk about it. I am asked to dig deep and talk about things I’d rather not talk about. After that one hour I realize just how screwed up things in my life have been. Tomorrow I go for… Read More Ignorance Is Bliss: Therapy After Miscarriage
After the horribly emotional day I had last week I decided to talk to my regular doctor about how I was feeling since having my miscarriage. As soon as she walked into the room she asked, “What happened?” I was feeling okay up until that point (nervous, but okay). As soon as she asked her… Read More A Post-Miscarriage Doctor’s Visit
Seeing as how this has been my first (but hopefully last) miscarriage I haven’t had a huge problem telling people that it’s happened. I get teary eyed and shaky, but I told so many people that Hubby and I were going to start trying to have babies right after we were married, that there are… Read More Miscarriage: My Reactions to Your Reactions
A huge thank you to Stacy of Taylor411 for nominating me for The Blogger Recognition Award. This happened months ago and I’m happy to finally post it along with the awesome bloggers I’m nominating! Why Did I Start Blogging? It was a little goal of mine to start a blog as soon as I got… Read More The Blogger Recognition Award
This year, more women will develop a perinatal mood or anxiety disorder than diagnosed with breast cancer. Pregnant moms. Moms of three week olds. Moms of 11 month olds. Moms who just stopped nursing their 15 month old. Moms who miscarried or babies were born sleeping. Rich moms. Under-served moms. Working moms. Stay-at-home-moms. Adoptive moms. No mother… Read More Climb Out With Us