Pregnancy and the Things I’ve Never Shared

I’m taking part in a special campaign. It’s called The Million Moms Campaign. I’ve been asked to write about the thing that worried me most while I was pregnant. I’ve never written about my pregnancies… I’ve been pregnant four times and I have two beautiful girls. I suppose it’s time I do share the whole story.

I was first pregnant when I was 23 years old. This baby was very much wanted. We hadn’t necessarily tried hard to get pregnant… but after being married 3 years… we felt it was a good time to add a baby to the family. My first ultrasound revealed an ectopic pregnancy… READ MORE


  1. melissa says:

    i read the whole post but couldn’t figure out how to comment over there. kelly…wow! how heartbreaking for you to have had to go through that. i can’t even imagine what it must have been like for you. luckily, i had 3 pregnancies and 3 children. you’re awesome for sharing, as painful as it must have been! xoxo

    1. Kelly says:

      Weird! Thank you so much for commenting here. I appreciate the time you took to read. It was a rough period of my life but being able to share my struggle to bring moms across the world together was motivation enough for me. xo

  2. oh girl – HUGS!!!!

    I am so sorry for what you had to endure.

    I lost my second baby and it was an incredibly painful, difficult time. Finally, more than a year after I lost my baby, I got pregnant with Olivia. That entire pregnancy I feared losing her. I still can’t believe I have her!