Mental Health

Failing is Definitely an Option

I failed at taking birth control. Not on purpose! But it turns out that birth control is only 99% effective when you take that little pill within the same hour every single day. I took two vacations in December 2016 and failed to account for time zone changes. Long story short, my daughter was born 41 weeks later. If I hadn't gotten accidentally pregnant, I don't think I would have a family right now. I built up so much fear around having baby that I am almost glad that the choice was made for me.

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Let’s Start at the Very Beginning…

...It's a very good place to start. I won't start singing the Sound of Music, but I do want to share a little more about me and why I started this blog. After graduating high school in 2009, I moved from Southern California to attend Arizona State University. After a full year of copious amounts… Continue reading Let’s Start at the Very Beginning…