Strep throat, really?

  So for the last two years my hubby has gotten strep throat at least six times. He is what they call a carrier. He even has an appointment in a week to see the ear, nose, and throat specialist to remove his tonsils. Out of all the times he has contracted strep throat. I have never gotten it… until yesterday.  One long ER trip later with princess ( to ensure she didn’t have anything bothering her) it was confirmed that I sure enough have strep(but she was fine!). A penicillin shot in my ass and two Percocets later, I’m still […]

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My Journey to Motherhood.

First Pregnancy In 2012 at the age of 17, I gave birth to a 6lb 11oz baby boy. My pregnancy was the hardest thing I’ve ever gone through. I was diagnosed with hyperemesis gravidarum, an extreme illness that made me not able to keep food down. Keeping water down without vomiting was a challenge. I ended up in the ER to replenish my fluids about once a week. My diet consisted of Phenergan (an anti-nausea prescription) and Pedialyte, and I lost a total of 30 pounds throughout my pregnancy. I didn’t start feeling better until 20 weeks. I delivered on […]

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