Category Archives: Pregnancy Sucks, Dude

Babies Babies Babies

I’m surrounded by preggos.  One friend at work just had a baby girl and three others are pregnant with boys (due in December, January, and March).  My sister is also due to have a baby girl any old day now, … Continue reading

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Distraction, They Name is Thirty Eight Weeks Pregnant

I have been at work since 7:30 am.  It is now 11:30 am.  I have done literally zero things, besides stare out the window and take a walk to a coffee shop.  Yesterday afternoon I had a pretty intense hour of … Continue reading

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False Labor and Hospital Woes

After the infernal never ending contractions went to 5 minutes apart, 70 seconds long, and stayed that way for approximately five hours, I called it and went to L&D.  They weren’t getting any more intense, which I knew was not a … Continue reading

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ALL CAPS

Contractions.  Contractions for days.  Most constitute a mild cramp – just painful enough to be irritating and keep me from sleeping well (e.g. it is 4am right now) – but some are catch-your-breath painful.  AND YET.  I AM NOT IN … Continue reading

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Bound

CM recently wrote a post that resonated with me (and a lot of other people, judging by the comments).   Our “funk cycles” are in sync – I, too, am feeling somewhat trapped by my small children right now.  The … Continue reading

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