The Worst Things People Say to a Pregnant Woman

The Worst Things People Say to a Pregnant Woman

Being pregnant brings on a lot of joys in a woman’s life. Baby kicks. Noticing your bump for the first time. Hearing your baby’s heart beat. The list goes on. I was never one who liked to draw attention to myself or engage in small talk, but once you are...
What is the Worst Trimester in Pregnancy?

What is the Worst Trimester in Pregnancy?

Someone recently asked me, “What was the worst trimester in pregnancy for you?”. I was seeing the 6 week pregnant patient because of her nausea complaint. She also noted how tired she has been. I chuckled at that one because sometimes I can’t help...
10 Early Signs of Pregnancy

10 Early Signs of Pregnancy

We all look for all the early signs of pregnancy. Any little clue that we may have a little baby brewing before our missed period or a positive pregnancy test. Everyone has a different story to getting pregnant. Some people have a difficult time, and some may not have...
What to Expect After You Give Birth

What to Expect After You Give Birth

I went into labor in the middle of the night. So on my baby’s first day in this world I was running on zero sleep and pure adrenaline. Most of the days immediately following her birth are a blur. Your body goes into this strange state of jubilance. Everyone will...
What to Pack in Your Hospital Bag

What to Pack in Your Hospital Bag

I am the type of person who cannot travel lightly. If I am going for an overnight trip I need to ensure I pack multiple options of outfits because, well, I never know what I will be in the mood for wearing. What if it suddenly snows in the middle of June? Of course I...