For me, the 24 hours immediately following my surgery was a bit blurry. I still had all types of sedatives and anesthesia in my body, plus some percocet. Oddly I was wide awake at 3:00am for about 3 hours the first night. (which is when the above Instagram post happened) The basics are this: … Continue reading The Surgery-Part Four: Recovery
So, its Mother's Day. A day to celebrate how awesome moms, grandmas, great grandmas are. Being a mom is a 24/7 job. They deserve at least one day to get as many cards, flowers, dinners, brunches, spa days, poems, and as much quiet time as they can get! Mommies of America, I salute you! … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day…if Yall’s Some Mothers
Its National Infertility Awareness Week, y'all!! If you're in the fertility struggle, you've had that moment (probably more than one) where someone asks you about when you're going to start procreating. Now, even without fertility issues, I just think its rude to randomly ask people when they're having babies or when they're getting married. Especially … Continue reading That Awkward Moment When…..
Let me take a moment to be real: If you're facing fertility issues, you have mixed emotions about pregnancy announcements and babies. You just do. Well, I do, and I know I'm not alone. Its a strange roller coaster of emotions that start with excitement and joy, then lead to sadness, anger, resentment, guilt, … Continue reading Lets Be Real: Baby Envy
My name is Jai! (yeah) And I'm a blogger (yeah).... Ok that was fun, but lets really get into it. About me and about this blog. In 2013 I found out I had uterine fibroids. Not one big one, not a bunch of tiny ones; 20 pea to large lime/small orange sized (5-8 cm) fibroids. … Continue reading Jump In. Jump Out. Introduce Yourself!