Archive for Category: "reality chic"

Reality Chic… body changes

Reality Chic… body changes

When I got pregnant with my first child, I assigned my husband the task of praying daily for two things. But if I had only known all the other ways my body would morph into PreggoWoman, I would have made that prayer list a whole lot longer!

What Nobody Told Me To Expect

What Nobody Told Me To Expect

Soon after discovering I was pregnant with my first baby, I started buying and borrowing books. I knew what to expect while I was expecting, during my baby’s first year and during the toddler years … but I was still surprised by plenty of The UnExpected …

Reality Chic: Irrational Fears

Reality Chic: Irrational Fears

When you are expecting, people seem to come out of the woodwork with parenting advice and anecdotes. You know what nobody warned me…

Finding the perfect babysitter

Finding the perfect babysitter

Finding a good babysitter is like winning the lottery mega-millions jackpot. And sometimes it seems the chances of each are about the same.

Personal Space

Personal Space

Personal space. It begins to vanish as soon as you announce your pregnancy. Your protruding belly becomes fair game for the uninvited touching of family, friends, even strangers.