The nice doctors and nurses are sending you home with a PERSON that you must RAISE; a helpless creature that is entirely and unquestionably dependent on YOU keeping it ALIVE. TRY NOT TO MESS UP.
Monthly Archives: November 2012
Aside from the obvious bodily transformations - you know, the boobs and the belly - I didn't expect much else to change. I figured my ankles might swell, my skin might act up, and in general I'd just look like a beefier version of my former self. Check, check and check.
On June 30th, I went for a morning run along one of my favorite routes through our town; just over 3 miles through quintessential New England scenery. I remember thinking to myself that I felt a little sluggish and had been for a few days. I blamed it on fatigue after a recent trip we'd taken. Less than 24 hours later, I stood in our bathroom with a positive EPT in my hand and knew why I’d been feeling a little off.