What an Early Miscarriage Really Feels Like

“I go to the bathroom between every patient, wiping obsessively. I’m in a frenzy,...

Motherhood Doesn’t Always Come Naturally

  “Some of us knew we never wanted kids, but life surprised us and...

I Just Kept Writing

The why I got started doing something I love will always trump the how....

How Common is a Missed Miscarriage?

“I remember lying on the hospital bed getting an ultrasound at six weeks pregnant...

Forever my Little Boy

My first born is turning 8 and starting second grade. He’s feeling excited and...

Being Jealous of Our Childless Friends

“Sometimes I look at you while you’re looking at me, wishing for what I have,...

The Woman You Once Knew Is Still There

“You’ve been thinking that it might be over. You’ve known about it for a while, but...

To the Good Single Dads From a Single Mom

You single dads may feel stupid for treating your ex so well when so...

Problems in Blended Families

“If you think that life in a traditional family is difficult, try sharing your most intimate...

How my Ex’s Mothers Day Card Put my Fears in Perspective

“You are able to balance out my flaws in raising two children into good,...

I Didn’t Stay For The Kids

“There are times when I feel like the luckiest woman alive to have this...

To My Children’s Future StepMom, Whoever you may be

“I hope you recognize those qualities in him. I didn’t, but I do now....

To the Mother I Said I Would Never Be

“Until I figured out the perfect mom is not the best mom. The patient...

The Hardest Conversation I’ve Ever Had was with my Six-Year-Old

“But we did the right thing and feel proud of how we handled it...

Postpartum Depression Thoughts We Never Say Out Loud

It is difficult to put into words who we turn into during those early...