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A Series of Bearable Events: A Glimpse into Motherhood

Giving birth is an ardous experience. My back hurt, everything below the waist was numb and insanely painful at the same time and the only thing that was keeping me going was my constantly telling myself that my baby was coming. 1,108 more words


Say that you remember...

It’s so late.
Well, for me it is.
Just as I type this very word the clock has hit midnight.
The second day of September now. 206 more words


Camp Check-In: Tears And Lots Of Questions

A clipboard-carrying heavyset woman is working the clusters of parents waiting at the camp’s check-in like a politician at a 4th of July picnic. As I sit in the midday sun watching her pat backs and throw bear hugs, I pray she doesn’t come my way. 401 more words

Single Mom

A Tiny Glantz

Throughout the life of this blog, I have taken second “glantzes” (sometimes obsessively) at many different people — from the serious, such as my love… 345 more words

Life Update

I don't know how to thank you, but I hope this post will help

When I gave birth to my little Benjamin three months ago, I was extremely blessed with the help of many people, especially in the first weeks following a traumatic birth experience:  my parents, sister, mother-in-law, best friends, and extended family members.   993 more words


Pregnancy: The Struggle Is Real

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Pregnancy agrees with me.

Hey! Stop throwing those tomatoes! I’m not trying to say that every single thing about pregnancy was a piece of cake. 571 more words


What the....

Crap Crap Crap. I had a whole post typed out and I hit the wrong button and BOOM, erased.  Gah, sometimes technology is not your friend. 159 more words