Tag: labor and delivery

What's In A Name

Eleven years ago tonight I watched the end of the 1999  Masters…I was awaiting an epidural–my husband sat in the easy chair next to me while my labor and delivery nurse was sitting on the end of the bed.  They were completely enthralled with the match on TV.  It looked like Retief Goosen was going... Read more »

The Ugly Truth about Pregnancy...not to mention the other things the books won't tell you

Tonight at 10:00 marks the fifteenth anniversary of my labor pains becoming strong enough for me to waddle out to the family room and announce I’d reconsidered…the pain was unbearable and I needed to get to the place that promised me drugs to make it stop.  It had been exactly one week since I saw... Read more »