A good friend of mine is pregnant and is keeping the gender a surprise until the end. She said she did the same with her son and really enjoyed it. I was on the opposite end of the spectrum and found out my baby's gender at just ten weeks with the Materni-T21 test. I couldn't … Continue reading Why I Wanted to Know My Baby’s Gender Early
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I had heard that pregnancy can give you lush, full hair, and that afterwards it will fall out and return to normal. That wasn't exactly my experience. I got the lush and full part. My hair got thicker than normal, but after my son was born, it stayed thick! But not just thick - it … Continue reading Pregnancy Made My Hair Go Insane
I was filling out an interview for a guest blogger feature on the I Just Wanna Finish My... blog and one of the questions was “What is your favorite blog post, and why?” I was stumped. I scrolled through my posts. There were many I really liked but none that stood out as an all-time … Continue reading My Favorite Blog Post, Our IVF Story
You go through a lot of stuff when you do IVF. Stuff you don't normally run into when making a baby. Drugs, needles, scans and lots of probing. Oh wait...I guess there's always a little probing involved. (ha!) But one of the more odd moments I recall was right after the embryo transfer, when the … Continue reading IVF Reflections: We Should’ve Kept the Petri Dish