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Pre-CONCEPTION

  • Update

    Supposedly it’s going to get fixed. I’m talking about the health insurance bull. But I am not holding my breath. With people like that, you never know …until the fat lady…

  • Health Care Ordeal

    You guys will NOT believe this SHIT! So I am all pumped about my new health insurance policy with maternity option being issued effective March 1st, so that we can start…

  • Good News

    Do you guys LOVE getting mail? Like going to the box and finding something there that is not junk? Well, today I finally got an official acknowledgement from Blue Cross and…

  • Widsom Teeth: Done!

    So my final step in preparation for pregnancy has been completed. Or will be when I stop looking like a chipmunk. I’m still waiting on the maternity coverage to get issued,…

  • How meat is silently killing you!

    Before you make assumptions about what this post is regarding, let me tell you  this: It is not about animal cruelty ( which is bad, but I prefer not to think…

  • Playing with the cats and pussies.

       I spent half the day today watching this amazing man Jim live and play in a real lion’s den. This guy, who owns (???) a wildlife refuge and rehabilitates wild…

  • What makes you want to have children?

    I had asked this question on my other blog hosted on a Russian website of my Russian friends and co-bloggers. And I got really amazing inspirational and insightful answers from both…

  • Preparations IV: OBGYN and Hospital

    Part I– Preparations Part II– Health Insurance ( maternity coverage) Part III –  Vaccination and Testing Up until 2 months ago I still didn’t have my OB situation figured out. I needed…

  • 280 Million Oh My! {might be TMI for some}

    Based on all the pretty stuff I’ve been posting here, some of you may mistakenly assume this is a photography blog.  Fooled ya! I might have been distracting all of you…

  • Florida Weather and Blog Guidebook

    Yup! That’s pretty much what i am here to talk about: the weather and a new cool blog directory I found. While sifting through different blog sites I found a link…

  • Maternity Insurance Update

    Continuation of my maternity insurance debacle Well, what do you know? Health insurance people called. The moron agent, who was incredibly unfamiliar with coverages, also forgot to mention that I needed…

  • It’s a nice morning

    When you have successfully cleaned the kitchen to the point where it hasn’t been for weeks. I feel like today is Monday. I like Mondays because it gives me a fresh…

  • Toxoplasmosis

    Why the picture of my two adorable black kitties, Travis and Casper? My test for toxoplasmosis antibodies came back. And despite the fact that I grew up with a ton of…

  • Preparations III: Vaccination and Testing

    Part I Part II Vaccinations Being up to date on certain vaccinations is an important step in pre-conception care. Most of us have had all the vaccines necessary administered back when…

  • Preparations Part II: Health Insurance

    Read Preconception part I here November  was a month away when I realized that there was no way I could be ready to start trying. So we decided to postpone it…

  • Toxins

      I was reading about environmental toxins last night and one of the things that jumped out at me was pesticides on golf courses. It said due to constant spraying schedules of…

  • Preparations, Part I

    So the first step to our pre-conception pre was a doctor’s visit. However, in reality, it started long before that. Initially, the plan was to start trying in Nov 2010, so…