Monthly Archives: January 2014

Happy Post

Six health insurance applications, at least a dozen phone calls, and one major national policy change later… we have healthcare coverage!  The last of the confirmation letters came in the mail today.  Looks like we will be able to have this … Continue reading

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Transgender Spouse Resources

Hey y’all.  Just stopping in to post a couple resources I’ve come across for partners / spouses of transgender people: – “Trans*Marriage” Facebook group.  Just look them up in the search box on FB.  This group currently has 95 members, … Continue reading

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The Importance of Being Earnestina

J’s hunt for a new, feminine name has gone a lot like this: J:  (Scrolling down some name website on his computer screen)  “What do you think about the name ‘Medea’?” Me:  “As in, Medea from Greek mythology?  Wasn’t she … Continue reading

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Drunk Trail Angels

As I’m not doing all that much hiking these days, I felt like reminiscing a bit about some of my outdoor adventures from a few years back.  Here’s a post I wrote for one of the WordPress Weekly Writing Challenges: … Continue reading

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There won’t be a test on this, will there?

Prenatal classes!  We’ve started attending some through our hospital.  Infant and Child CPR, Infant Care Basics, and one on what to expect during childbirth. Like the proactive, organized person I try to be, I looked up all the hospital’s course … Continue reading

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Sheepish Confessions

After my recent post about not getting out enough, the last several days have been pretty eventful.  On Wednesday I went to a Meet ‘n’ Greet with a local parents and babies group.  On Thursday J brought me along to … Continue reading

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Names & Ultrasounds

According to my “What to Expect When You’re Expecting” manual, I’m 22 weeks along, but according to the doctor’s office, I’m 21 weeks.  I have yet to comprehend the reason for this difference, since WTE breaks down each week of … Continue reading

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