• I Delivered My Placenta Before My Baby

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    As being in labor goes, this time wasn't so bad. It was the culmination of a smooth and uneventful pregnancy. My baby boy was full term, measuring big, blessedly healthy by all indications. And there was a marathon of The Golden Girls on the hospital TV - so along with my husband, I had the four sauciest seniors in Miami to keep me occupied.
    Plus, this wasn't my first rodeo. This was my third time giving birth, so it wasn't accompanied by the first-time jitters of going in with zero idea of what was in store. I knew exactly what to expect.
    ... Or so I thought.
    I'd had my epidural and was...
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