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The Call That Changed Everything: Our Adoption Story

The birth story of our first son started in 2014. We began by researching adoption agencies, filling out mountains of paperwork, standing in line at government offices, and organizing fundraisers. In October of 2014 the real wait started. Our profile was live for birth moms to view, and all we could do was live our […]

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Adventures in Labor

A woman remembers special events very vividly in her life: her first kiss, her wedding day, and the first time she gives birth. During my first pregnancy, I didn’t really know what to expect except that it was going to hurt. BAD. My friends that had given birth were a little tight-lipped on what happened. […]

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My Road to Motherhood Was Long, But So Worth It

“Should you start putting a towel or something underneath the sheets in case your water breaks while in bed?” my husband nervously asked. (Insert big eye role from an overly pregnant me.) “No,” I simply stated. “I’ve read that the chances of your water just spontaneously breaking are actually really small. Only in the movies […]

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Hackney Chiropractic: Care from Conception to Birth and Beyond

We have partnered with Hackney Chiropractic to write this sponsored post to share this information with our local community of moms. All opinions are my own. “Oh! I’m fine. It’s nothing!” – a simple phrase I often hear from mothers, the ever self-sacrificing force in a family unit. We often place ourselves last while juggling […]

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