• Anxiety Steals My Pregnancy Joy

    17 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    I have anxiety. Like, lay in my bed with my heart rolling into my gut while I replay everything I did and said that day type of anxiety. And when I'm pregnant, it's no better. Actually, it's one hundred times worse.
    And I think for so many other expecting mothers living in this awkward and high-strung social bubble like me, their life is similar to mine.
    Hormones are raging and our bodies are drastically changing. Both of which are huge, potential triggers for anxiety ruts. In fact, I wouldn't even allow myself to get excited when I first found out I was pregnant. Each time I saw a second...
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