Work has become a huge drag lately. We lost an important contract last week, and my boss is completely grumpy and depressed. I heard on the news that it's National Have Fun at Work Day. Besides practical jokes, which I hate, what are some games or activities we can... more
While researching the best foods for expecting moms, I read an article praising goat milk since it's high in protein and B2. I'm willing to do whatever I need to do to take care of my baby, including trying milk I've never tasted. But I also need... more
This morning, I woke up and noticed ugly purple marks on my legs. I started to panic until I realized they're spider or varicose veins. They don't hurt, but I do want to understand all I can about them as I make sure I stay healthy during my... more
I'm not sure I want to keep my maternity clothing. Won't it be out of style before I have another baby?
I know I shouldn't worry about labor and delivery. After all, it's several months away! But I am really afraid of the pain! I also hate needles. And that means I don't want a c-section because it's basically major surgery. The doctor said there's no... more
For years, I've had a vision board in my office. It reminds me of my career goals and keeps me motivated to work hard. I thought today that maybe I need a vision board for my maternity leave. I don't want to waste it worrying about work or... more
For years, I've drank skim milk. I felt it was healthier than any other type, and I'm used to it. One of my coworkers thinks I should be drinking whole milk for my baby's health, though. She lectured me again today about how it has more nutrients... more
While she was pregnant, my cousin's feet swelled so bad she couldn't wear shoes. I really hope that doesn’t happen to me! Is there anything I can do to prevent swelling?