All twin moms remember their first big outing alone with the twins. A trip to the store where you actually accomplish something other than walking in circles or ferrying your little ones into someone else’s home. It’s a HUGE milestone and one worth celebrating. I’m sure many of you can relate. Here’s one entertaining trip. […]
After my gestational diabetes diagnosis, I was sent to a “mandatory” class at the local hospital. After the initial shock of the diagnosis (see Gestational Diabetes Part I here), I was actually looking forward to the class in a geeky kind of way. What can you eat? I needed help from the dietician. I was […]
That first-round, gestational diabetes test that most pregnant women take is bad enough –chugging an 8-ounce drink with as much sugar as 3 full flavored cans of Coke – you’re more likely to barf after this than after a tequila shot. If you are borderline, the second-round test is even more grueling – several rounds […]
We all need sleep. We can convince ourselves that we can function on less and less sleep but we are only lying to ourselves.