We were facing each other lying in bed. I was trying not to panic and his face was so close to mine I could feel his breath as he shushed me like a baby. The calming swoosh of air against my cheek. He was saying, "You're okay Megan. I've got you. I'm right here" over and over...
I thought it was the perfect bonding moment– Nolan and I at the OC fair; his first time – and we "won" a goldfish. Obviously, I expected this since it’s basically happened from the beginning of time. Every single fair insists on blessing each visitor with a fish.
(Know that I realize I’m very fortunate to be able to go through a pregnancy and these are my experiences/thoughts. Everyone is different.) They say a baby will shake up your life and my little man did just that- in more ways than one :) I always knew it would be a possibility that even before... Continue Reading →
We have a crap load of coffee mugs. It's pretty ridiculous – if I'm at the store and find a mug I like, and it's cheap, I'll buy it, knowing I absolutely do not need another mug to add to my collection. I collect them like old ladies collect cats. I'll admit, we are the... Continue Reading →
At Thanksgiving, we count our blessings and I know I have many to count, but there’s a blessing that often goes unacknowledged and overlooked- my Mom. When I was diagnosed with Epilepsy, my Mom was by my side the entire way. And although it was hard for me, it had to have been a nightmare... Continue Reading →