Birth Parents Blog

The Test is Positive...Now What?!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on January 12, 2018

You've been feeling nauseous, your period was late, and you finally went out and bought a pregnancy test.

After nervously waiting the required three minutes, you held your breath and looked at the test. You prayed and demanded that the test have just one line. Your face became flushed as you saw the two lines screaming "positive" at you.

If you're reading this, then chances are this has happened to you! You're probably feeling super-overwhelmed right now. You might be feeling guilt, shock, and resentment. You might even be wondering "now what?"

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Topics: unplanned pregnancy, missed period, positive pregnancy test, morning sickness

8 Pregnancy Hacks We Know You’ll Love

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on April 18, 2017

Being pregnant comes with lots of issues, from swollen feet to morning sickness. Today, Lifetime is sharing 10 pregnancy hacks to help you deal with these pregnancy side effects!

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Topics: pregnancy conditions, morning sickness

Morning Sickness at Work? We’ve Got Tons of Tips!

Posted by Lifetime Adoption on April 9, 2016

Are you trying to hide your pregnancy from co-workers? Nausea/morning sickness is a typical pregnancy symptom, and a dead giveaway you’re pregnant.

We’ve compiled a list of TONS of tips on how to handle that queasy morning sickness feeling when you’re at work:

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Topics: working during pregnancy, hiding my pregnancy, pregnancy symptoms, morning sickness