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My Secondary Infertility and Miscarriage Story

My journey with secondary infertility and miscarriage began back in early 2016. Hubs and I knew we were ready to have another baby after delivering our first, Turkey Burger, in August 2014.  We got pregnant almost right away in April. At 8 weeks pregnant, we saw a beautiful little heartbeat on...

Precipitous Labor – Chicken Nugget’s Birth Story

Chicken Nugget is my third child, and I've heard it said that third babies can be a wild card labor and delivery. It's sort of an old wives' tale that precipitous labors (sometimes just called fast labors or rapid labors) most often happen with the third child. I'd be curious to hear from any...

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