Mom to Rebecca Anne
September 4, 2015 – September 5, 2015
My first pregnancy was textbook, perfect. No morning sickness, no surprises. I actually delivered a beautiful, healthy daughter on my due date.
When I got pregnant again, I expected more of the same. I was so excited I began telling everyone as soon as I found out. A few weeks later, I had a persistent lower backache one day at work. I didn’t think much of it, but when I got home, I discovered that I was spotting. I panicked and called my doctors office, but it was after hours so I wasn’t able to speak to anyone til the next day. I spent that night completely terrified, researching miscarriage online. No one I knew had had a miscarriage, or so I thought. I went to the doctor the next day, still hoping everything was ok. They performed an ultrasound and my worst fears were confirmed. [Read more…]