Being pregnant after having a miscarriage is terrifying (Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day)

For whatever reason, we are not supposed to talk about our failed pregnancies. But today, I will, for Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day, October 15, 2016. Being pregnant after having a miscarriage is terrifying. You worry. You worry every moment about everything. You worry about every test, every milestone, and your heart skips a Continue reading Being pregnant after having a miscarriage is terrifying (Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day)

The death of the RSVP and all remnants of kids birthday party etiquette 

I probably could have just titled this one: “WTF?!!” I think etiquette is something that we assume falls under common sense but I was definitely wrong. Today we are throwing my step-son an 11th birthday party at our local planetarium. It was one of few places left that aren’t lame in the eyes of these Continue reading The death of the RSVP and all remnants of kids birthday party etiquette