I know that what I envision the experience to be is both idealistic and unrealistic, and on the hardest days, while it is a relief to indulge in that fantasy, I know that’s all it is.Read more
I’m not the type to slather my belly in cocoa butter lotion and drape my naked body in creamy white chiffon while posing in a field of wildflowers at sunrise. I’m not that kind of pregnant lady. This isn’t a list all about the gloriousness of growing a person inside you or the miracle of life. This is a list of the stupid (yet totally legit!) reasons to love being pregnant.Read more
Thinking of having a baby? Before you get to some intentionally irresponsible friskiness and peeing on your hand while aiming for that tiny little stick, you should get out the pen and paper and make a list. This is not a list of your favorite baby names or a list of nursery decor themes. This is your pre-pregnancy bucket list.