My story isn’t unique, but it’s not one I hear often, so I want to tell it. Plus it’s an exercise in bravery for me. The thing is: I’m a pumper.
The thing about life is that there are always a million possibilities. Well, there are always at least two. And of those possibilities, it’s up to you to choose the one that’s best for you.
When my husband and I started talking about having kids, I tossed and turned over the implications it would have on my career. Little did I know how much one visit to the doctor could turn small worries about my professional life into crippling fears and leave me floundering for answers.