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My Stint in “Rehab”

Hi friends. I am going to take a break from my surrogacy series (which I promise I WILL finish), because I wanted to share this post.

I wrote this when Ivy was nine weeks old:


I am in the ninth week of rehab.

My daughter was born nine weeks ago. I didn’t give birth to her, so I am not healing physically from the birth. Yet, I was entitled to 11 weeks of time off with income thanks to my employer and the state of California.

I took advantage of every single hour I was entitled to.

I needed it. (more…)