The Little Guy: Part 6, A Birthday

This is the sixth installment in the Little Guy’s Tale, which starts here. The last “episode” took place the weekend of my fiancé’s birthday. I had a complicated plan for his birthday. I was baking a vegan chocolate-peanut butter birthday cake, and bringing a very large surprise. It was a fountain. Obviously, in my delicate […]

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The Little Guy: Part 5, Mother’s Day

This is Part 5 of a multi-part series describing my experiences with a subchorionic hematoma during pregnancy: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4. One of the last bleeding “episodes”  was right before Mother’s Day.  My mother and sister came over to pick up my daughter and take her for a hike, so I could […]

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The Little Guy, part 4: I get sued

After the fourth “episode,” I spent another day in bed, another day trying to get some kind of reassurance from the nurse-midwives at my clinic, another visit to the ultrasound lab. The O.B. and nurse-midwives didn’t have any answers for me. They had put me on “pelvic rest,” but told me that it wouldn’t really […]

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I Bet Your Kids WILL Eat Fruit & Veggies! (Review & Giveaway) Ends 5/30

Recently I received a copy of the DVD “Copy Kids eating fruits & vegetables” to review.  When I saw the premise behind it I knew I wanted it and knew it would be perfect for this blog.  I have had the idea that I want my children to see children doing things they don’t usually […]

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The Little Guy, part 3

During the time of the hemorrhaging, my boyfriend (the Wonderful Man) and I were trying to do all the things that two people getting married do. That is, two people who have three kids between them from their first marriages. We had already started talking about remodeling his house before we knew I was, ahem, […]

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