Tag: having a baby

A Letter to My Friend Who Has Not Yet Had Kids: Why Having a Baby Is Totally Worth It

  If the title of this post sounds familiar, it’s because two weeks ago, I posted about a related topic, in which I admitted to my younger sister that I had glossed over the pain of being a mom and wanted to make sure she understood how difficult it can be, if that level of

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Baby on the brain

These days, it seems every decision I make centers around our hypothetical, unborn, not-yet conceived children. The house we’re looking to buy:  How many bedrooms does it have?  What is the backyard like?  How good is the town’s school system? Before we learned we were having trouble conceiving, I went as far as buying loose, flowy

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