Meeting of the Moms

Today, I decided to take Sophie to a MOM group, despite my reservations (based on my previous experience). I feel like Sophie could benefit for numerous reasons:

My Third Trimester

It has finally arrived. The start of the last trimester… the home stretch, the “transition” from being pregnant to becoming a mother.
The countdown has begun.
And I couldn’t be more excited.

Pregnancy Nutrition 101

Eat the colors of the rainbow…
Pregnant women like to eat – and they often like to eat a lot. I always like to remind myself that I am eating for 1.1, not two.

Dear Sophie…

Our little girl, Sophie Leona Holguin
January 12, 2012
Dear Sophie,
I met you today, as a wand with warm goo brought you into my sight… and you were easily the most beautiful thing I’d ever seen.

The Truth About Pregnancy

As I was sitting at my perch today, pecking away at keys and forcing myself not to get on Facebook or check email but to finish my articles and work on some fiction, I was hit with some “truths” about pregnan

‘Tis The Season

As the holidays come to a close, I am looking ahead to the new year and all the changes it will bring.