The not-so-cute and decidedly unfun side of pregnancy.

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Wow. What a week. Mind if I cry on your shoulder for a minute? We’re into the 14th week of this pregnancy now, and I was really hoping things would get a little easier in the 2nd trimester. It seems that may not be the case. The week started out with a 24-hour urine catch… [read more]

Gestational Diabetes: What I learned…

When I found out I was pregnant, I vowed to myself that I was going to keep my weight gain under control so that I would be able to lose it without too much of a fight after my baby was born. I also had high blood pressure, and I knew that excessive weight gain… [read more]