Labor and Delivery: The Real Deal

We're exactly one month away from Baby Girl's due date. This time, thinking about labor and giving birth isn't quite as intimidating and anxiety-provoking as it was two years ago.  My current fears and feelings are different, but more on that another day. Instead, I'm happy I did learn a few things that will help … Continue reading Labor and Delivery: The Real Deal

My Unrealistic Parenting Expectations

While pregnant with my first, I read the basic books like What to Expect When You're Expecting and the Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy. Because of these, I felt prepared and ready to welcome Wildman into the world. (HA) I also had some pretty unrealistic-for-me expectations on how I'd do things once he arrived. I wanted … Continue reading My Unrealistic Parenting Expectations