This is Life Postpartum

When I had my first son, born via C-section over two years ago, my husband and I were so shell-shocked by the sleep deprivation and his unbearable colic that we basically sleepwalked through four and a half months, barely hanging on. Recovery was extremely difficult, but I’m not sure how aware of it I was.…

What to Say (and What NOT to Say) to a Pregnant Woman

(Image courtesy of Shutterstock via PJ Media) Now nearing the end of my second pregnancy, I realize I had forgotten how much people (especially random people that you have never met before) like to engage pregnant women in conversation. It can be hard to appreciate it when it’s pressing down on your bladder 24/7, but…