• Motherhood

    From PCOS to finding out I was pregnant

    Surreal. Disbelief. Hopeful. Those three words pretty much sum up my emotions in the first trimester. Earlier this year I got diagnosed with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). I knew that my body would need to go through major health changes before we began to think about kids again. So, imagine my surprise when a different type of line showed up on my pregnancy test a few months later. Five more (mega expensive) tests later I felt a little more convinced. How I romantically told my husband. I had always planned to tell my husband in a grand romantic gesture. In reality, this was an ultimate fail. The split second after test…