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The big what-if

Last year, at 37 1/2 weeks pregnant, I had what would be my second-to-last prenatal appointment.  I didn’t know it then, but I would later revisit this day and the subsequent decision I made with much regret. Advertisements

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2011 Year End Review — The Second Half

And now, for the rest of the story . . . . Parting shot I plan to eventually post the entire birth story here (or at least an abridged version, as it was quite the saga), but for now, you’ll … Continue reading

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How to make a placenta smoothie

Or not.  Sorry, I couldn’t resist that title, but if you really want to know how to make a placenta smoothie, you’ll have to look elsewhere.  I opted for the much more palatable encapsulation. The Placenta — To Eat or … Continue reading

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Under the knife

Two weeks ago today I underwent major surgery . . . for a tummy tuck and a boob job.  Okay, not exactly, but it kind of looks like it 😉  Here’s what really happened.

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The best laid plans . . .

May go awry . . . . . . but they can still have happy endings 🙂

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Mama-to-be’s reading list

It was over a year ago that I made this reading list, and a few of the books were on the, “I want to read eventually, but not relevant right now,” list.  Well, times have changed 😉 Your Best Birth, … Continue reading

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