I’ve just entered the third trimester. The last stage of my last pregnancy. When the last test I took came up positive and I had the confirmation I needed to believe I was really and truly pregnant, I lamented the long months it takes to make a baby. It will … Continue Reading →


Two mornings ago I woke up at 6am with some of the worst nausea I’ve experienced in this pregnancy, and a horrible GERD attack on top of it. It was so awful I was crying; kneeling on the freezing bathroom floor, begging some unseen force to strike me down where … Continue Reading →


Just a little tidbit: I woke up this morning to a message in my inbox saying that my aunt (my dad’s sister) had a friend recommendation for me. She doesn’t even talk to me so that was weird enough in itself. When I go to look at it, the name … Continue Reading →


I’ve decided I’m going to make a new “of the day”-style feature called “Adventures in hyperemesis” in attempt to make light of what is otherwise one of the single most miserable experiences of my life. Because really? This sucks so hard. I spent hours and hours last night on the … Continue Reading →


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First of all, let me just say “Wow” in a huge, huge way. The outpouring of support not only in print purchases and donations of all sizes (anywhere from $3 to $100), but in the really wonderful and kind comments, has been amazing and moved me to tears over and … Continue Reading →


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Right now, my business is failing. I haven’t had a job in five months, and while prior to this I was doing just fine on the part time work and able to balance even meager jobs with expenses, the lack of work is beginning to catch up with my bills … Continue Reading →


Thought of the moment: I’ve been sickish the last few days with a clogged nose and a sore throat. You know what I DIDN’T need to clear my sinuses? Projectile vomiting grapefruit juice through them for a half hour straight. I can breathe easy now, but I can smell only … Continue Reading →


Just a short update to say I am computerless, my power supply crapped out less than two months after buying it and the store won’t honor their warranty because of the ‘way’ it appeared broken (the wires seem twisted apart internally, within the plastic sheath) therefore it is my fault … Continue Reading →