Pregnancy Fears: It Happened to My Sisters, It Will Happen to Me…

Pregnancy Fears

Welcome to the February 2014 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Parenting Fears This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Code Name: Mama and Hobo Mama. This month our participants have shared stories and wisdom about parenting fears.   We all have pregnancy fears, it is just the beginning of the worry that we live with as parents. Some fears come from reading too much on the internet, some come from listening to insensitive acquaintances and some are based on the difficulties that our family members have had.  Pregnancy, birth and breastfeeding have often… » Continue Reading

Beware of an Ectopic Pregnancy

Ectopic Pregnancy

I would like to share my Ectopic Pregnancy experience with you all in hopes that you would recognize the signs if it happens to you.    My husband and I conceived in December 2008 after trying for only 4 months. We were ecstatic, we could not believe how easy it was to get pregnant. After 7 short weeks however, I started to bleed. I went to the emergency room but after waiting for 6 hours and not seeing the doctor I decided I wanted to go home. I knew I was having a miscarriage. I had always thought I would… » Continue Reading