Category Archives: Pregnancy

The BedRest Chronicles: Grief

While playing on the internet to keep myself busy and help pass the time on bedrest, I discovered a website completely devoted to women going through high risk pregnancies and women on bedrest. I joined the forum and while I … Continue reading

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The BedRest Chronicles: Complications

It seems that my cervix has a mind of its own and isn’t entirely excited about prospect of growing a full term baby. When I was admitted to the hospital the first time, my cervix was 75% effaced (1 cm … Continue reading

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Blue’s Birth Story, Part 3

If you missed the first 2 parts of Blue’s birth story, click here and here. Being sent, alone, to the hospital to be monitored for signs of labor is intimidating to say the least. But that is what I did. … Continue reading

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The BedRest Chronicles, Part 1

Today marks exactly 2 weeks since I underwent a rescue cerclage and 2 weeks of official bed rest. To say that the last 2 weeks have been stressful and emotional would be an understatement, but there have also been lots … Continue reading

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Home is Where the Couch Is

I am home! I was so excited to be released from the hospital on Monday, but coming home has been a little bittersweet. HandyMan has gone back to work and since I’m not supposed to lift Blue, that means I … Continue reading

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Keeping In What Wants to Come Out

Thursday morning dawned bright and early after a rough night’s sleep. I couldn’t stop thinking about what could be going wrong with my body and the baby. Thankfully HandyMan was able to take the day off to go with me … Continue reading

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Fighting for Baby

I woke up on Wednesday morning just like it was any other day. Blue and I were home a lone and I had a plan to get some work done before getting ready for my regularly scheduled prenatal appointment that … Continue reading

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