Unfortunately, it’s pretty hard to avoid answering the traditional opening question everyone uses when talking to strangers: “What do you do for a living?” Telling someone I play baseball for a living usually gets a fair bit of attention, but 90% of people aren’t interested in hearing about what minor league baseball is like.While a due date is nothing more than a possible day that your baby MIGHT come, you still have to operate as if that’s the day you need to be ready and I had three choices. The pro here is that this is generally the most healthy, best option for both mother and baby.Once, I was told by Twitter that if I liked a girl that I followed back, I would probably like... And then just a few days ago someone vented to me their intense annoyance at a not at all self sufficient baseball girlfriend.Adriana and Matt were seen dining at the River Yacht Club.
To each their own but child-birth was easily on my top 3 list of fears and I couldn’t imagine going through it without my best friend by my side.While this statement may not mean much to you, I was immediately horrified as I imagined a lonely pregnancy in Cincinnati without family, friends or a husband half of the time, growing a human during the most stressful months of the year, Mat possibly missing the birth of our first child. I somehow managed to forget that we live life on the no-plan plan and here it was- another curve ball that I wasn’t ready for (excuse the corny baseball pun, I had to do it).Back to choosing the timing of a pregnancy test wisely, four weeks went by and it was finally time to go to the doctor to confirm that this stick wasn’t a liar. (Yes, I’m admitting on my blog to using dating apps — sorry, Mom). If Facebook is your social résumé, then your Tinder pictures and bio are your dating résumé. The other day, I was on Hinge, a dating app similar to Tinder.