4 Hospitals in 4 Weeks : Women & Infants

When we first entered Women and Infants, we were blown away by the ginormous and glistening facility. They take security quite seriously, and require that each person wear a name badge while they are in the hospital. This badge will allow you into certain areas, has your name and photo, and keeps track of who comes in and out of the hospital. Women and Infants did not seem to offer private tours, so we took a group tour with two…

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Importance Of Staying Social During Pregnancy

Between acid reflux, my new friend Braxton Hicks (a real one sided relationship if you ask me), not fitting in 99% of my wardrobe, and doctors appointments that appear from nowhere like the genie in Alladdin, being a social human being during my third trimester is difficult. I use the term “difficult” because going out does suck sometimes and it definitelty can be a pain in the butt, but it’s certainly not impossible. I believe it is extremely important to…

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Why You Shouldn't Ask Someone If They Are Pregnant

“Are you preggers?” First, please, for the love of all things good in this world (including chocolate peanut butter ice cream) do not ever say the word “preggers.” It makes one come off like they’ve intently watched every episode of MTV’s Teen Mom. Secondly, unless a woman has told you she is pregnant, or is very clear about her carrying a child on board, like in the picture below, assume she isn’t pregnant. Here is an example of me confidently…

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