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To all the kids out there who are convinced the fun really starts after they go to bed (and who, I’m sure, faithfully follow this blog), I have a top secret, confidential, your-eyes-only message for you: you’re right. Your parents have a great time after you head off to la-la land. As much […]
A year ago, I was one of only two pregnant people I knew—and the other lived 900 miles away. About this time last year, through friends of friends, we met another pregnant couple, and before we knew it we were moving to Brooklyn, the baby capital of New York City, where we met even more […]
One of the fun discoveries in the first few months of being pregnant was how many ways we managed to tell family and friends the good news without actually saying it. It can certainly be daunting to say, “I’m pregnant” or “We’re having a baby” out loud. But even at times when I wanted to […]