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August 24, 2021

Expecting But Not Pregnant: I Already Have a Child

I find myself engaging less and less in small talk and in situations where small talk will arise, because I do not want to answer these […]
August 24, 2021

Expecting But Not Pregnant: Support and Connection from Afar

Plus, and this is probably truly the worst part, it shows us that once again, we cannot control well, anything, or at least most things, a […]
August 24, 2021

Parenting After Loss: The Bubble Chapter 2

For me, using a gestational carrier means that I will grieve never being pregnant again. Me being pregnant likely means a very long 40 weeks which […]
August 24, 2021

Parenting After Loss: Sibling Photos Look Diffferently But Still Invoke the Same Love

August 13, 2021

Friday Five: 5 Things to Know about Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

By Dr. Laura Gleason, Physical Therapist and owner of Beyond the Bump Wellness So maybe your OB/midwife/doula/friend recommended Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy (PFPT) but you are […]
August 11, 2021

Expecting But Not Pregnant: Half Fear, Half Bliss

Yes, 20 weeks is halfway through a pregnancy and that is exciting. But, since the last 19 weeks feel like it has been a year, and […]
August 11, 2021

Expecting But Not Pregnant: Relief and Joy…Then Panic and Blame

I cried about how the doctor had confirmed my biggest fear—that all of this was, in fact, my fault, that it was my stupid body that […]
August 11, 2021

Expecting But Not Pregnant: Get Me Off This Rollercoaster!

When you lose a child, it is not just the loss of the child as he or she is, but the loss of the future, of […]
August 11, 2021

Expecting But Not Pregnant: Support and Connection from Afar

As these appointments wore on, it began to irk me that my dreams of telling all the stories of LL’s pregnancy to LL were drying up […]