I’ll Never Truly Be “Done” Having Babies

As a woman, I’ve spent as much of my fertile life trying to prevent pregnancy as I have trying to facilitate it. At 26, I gave birth to my first child. At 30, I suffered a miscarriage. At 31, I gave birth to my second child. At 35, I questioned another. At 36, I decided […]

Can Someone Else’s Baby Make You Pregnant?

If you read the title and you’re scratching your head, allow me to explain. Last week I had the pleasure of babysitting a 6-month-old baby girl who I will affectionately refer to as “Baby Girl.” (Clever, no?) Baby Girl and I made fast friends as her 6-year-old big brother and BooBoo were classmates last year. […]