Archive for December 2014

Choosing adoption after an infertility diagnosis

Choosing adoption after an infertility diagnosis
Being broken is hard to swallow. Strange in fact because we have one beautiful child yet having another child naturally just isn’t in the cards for us. That’s the strange phenomenon behind Secondary Infertility. Coming to terms with the fact that your body cannot produce a viable child is emotionally crippling. Knowing that you will... Read more »

What would your annual holiday letter really say?

What would your annual holiday letter really say?
Every year for nearly two decades a friend of mine sends out an annual holiday letter. When the letter was in its first years of production it was all about their married adventures. Just the two of them. All the love and fun two people could have in one year. And their dogs. Then the... Read more »

Christmas trees around ChicagoNowland

TJ Falletti,<a href="http://www.chicagonow.com/chi-town-mommy-mayhem/"> Chi-Town Mommy Mayhem</a>
One of my most treasured memories as a child was helping my mother decorate our family Christmas tree. To this day she still has an incredible collection of ornaments. From family heirlooms to our handmade popsicle stick trees and sequin snowflakes, our tree was never bare and always beautiful. Some years it was artificial and... Read more »
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It's a beautiful day for a same sex marriage!

It's a beautiful day for a same sex marriage!
Tonight is a huge night. Not only because my son and partner get to get all fancy and dress in tuxedos. Not only because my partner gets to witness his wonderful sister get married. Not only because there will be flowers. And beauty. And tears of joy and happiness. Not only because there will be... Read more »

20 Things Moms REALLY Want for Christmas

20 Things Moms REALLY Want for Christmas
It’s that time of year again. Time to get a list together for your significant other and children of things you wish to find under the tree on Christmas morning. Things you pull out of your ass every year because there isn’t anything materialistic that your really want or need. You need other things. Want... Read more »

Veterinary Medicine isn't just about pets

Veterinary Medicine isn't just about pets
I don’t talk a lot about what I do for a living on my blog. Actually I don’t think I ever have. Many of you probably don’t have a clue what I do when I’m not chasing around a two year old. I try to leave work at work. Mainly because when I leave my... Read more »
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