Ignorance and Circumcision

 (First off, this is PURELY opinion, so those who are light-hearted on the subject, please look away or post a comment, either way is totally fine.)...more
 @Mama By The Bay Sorry for responding. No matter what, you have already summed up your opinion ... more

The Quest for VBAC: Waiting for the Right Time

I feel completely cheated. But I also feel like it is my fault. At the same time, I feel like the fault lands on society, and its lack in educating future mothers. In November of last year, I had a Cesarean due to breech presentation of my son. My OB scheduled my c-section at thirty-nine weeks, and I asked, if it wasn't an emergency why schedule it early? Why not at 40 weeks? Why not wait to see if at the last minute the baby would natural turn himself around....more
Just read everyone's comment. Good to hear you all have very strong opinions on the subject. ... more

Pregnancy After Gastric Bypass: It Will Be Okay!

November 2010, I made the biggest decision in my life when I decided to have Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass in the pursuit to lose weight. I was morbidly obese, and had tried all my life to lose weight the “normal” way. But this post is not about my surgery, it is about what happened to me after the surgery. See, I wasn’t really informed that rapid amounts of weight loss tend to make heavy-set women more fertile. I had lost 70 pounds very quickly, and you betcha, I found out that I was pregnant very soon after my four-month post-op check up....more
 @OurLadyof2nds Yes. It definitely did. One reason being that I only lost about 14 pounds during ... more

Pregnancy After Gastric Bypass: It Will Be Okay!

November 2010, I made the biggest decision in my life when I decided to have Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass in the pursuit to lose weight. I was morbidly obese, and had tried all my life to lose weight the “normal” way. But this post is not about my surgery, it is about what happened to me after the surgery. See, I wasn’t really informed that rapid amounts of weight loss tend to make heavy-set women more fertile. I had lost 70 pounds very quickly, and you betcha, I found out that I was pregnant very soon after my four-month post-op check up....more
 @onemomtwoboys Yes, I lost about 14 pounds which I gained back towards the end of my third ... more

A SAHM & FEMINIST?

Fem·i·nism;- noun 1. support of social, political, and economic rights for women equal to those of men....more
 @thriftshopmom Definitely. Having a daughter must be amazing! My hope I have a little girl one ... more