Pregnancy and Childbirth

The Benefits of Considering Frozen Donor Egg IVF

* This is a guest post by Heidi Hayes from Donor Egg Bank USA. Reproductive health has always been a passion of mine (I've studied it from both a medical and legal perspective in school) so when Heidi asked to write a guest post on donor eggs I said "Of course!" I've been blessed to not have any fertility issues myself but I…

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Pregnancy and Childbirth

The Compulsory Post Baby Hair Cut

Short hair

It's been 3.5 months since Miss E arrived into this world…that lovely time in my life when I'm shedding more hair than the dog. For those of you unaware of this lovely phenomenon: During pregnancy the increased levels of oestrogen in your body delays the natural shedding stage of your hair, supposedly giving you ah-may-zing, thick locks. After birth, your hormones all return…

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Pregnancy and Childbirth

Pregnancy Diary #2: A Tale of Two Births

Miss A birth

My First Experience: Miss A (39 weeks 5 days) When I had my first daughter, it was pretty hard to recount the birth in detail for this blog. My hypnobirthing instructor asked about my experience and I told her about it in an email, then decided to just post what I wrote to her so I didn't have to relive it again…

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