Give me a break about what I can drink sheesh!

Give me a break about what I can drink sheesh!

For the first few weeks of my pregnancies the only liquids that would “possibly” stay down were two drinks loaded with sugar, of course. With the first pregnancy  (yup you read that right. I was crazy enough to do it twice! Lol) there was a drink that contains glucose and fructose that I could drink. … Continue reading

Tired of being sick…”unthinkable” thoughts swirling through your mind.

Tired of being sick…”unthinkable” thoughts swirling through your mind.

HG is so physically and emotionally debilitating that every second of being sick drives you further and further into depression. Many days I found myself with no joy about my pregnancy. “How did I go from being elated to be pregnant to being so resentful of it?” The more I was sick, the more frustrated … Continue reading

Hoping Against Hope

Hoping Against Hope

My mother and two sisters were both sick during their pregnancies. my eldest sister got better at around 7 months, but my mother and other sister were sick the entire time. I was hoping that I would get better after the first trimester and be able to really enjoy being pregnant. I had ptyalism (over production … Continue reading