One Year Since My Hysterectomy

December 19, 2018 officially marked the one year anniversary of my hysterectomy surgery. The surgery included the removal of my bicornuate uterus (that means two uterus, yeah… because one wasn’t enough for me), both fallopian tubes and cervix. I’ll state this in the off chance that I have any male readers, but yes, I still…

Part III: My hysterectomy Vlog

This vlog shares the experience of undergoing an elective hysterectomy at age 27. This is my first ever vlog so I apologize for the obvious discomfort in recording myself as well as the novice recording and editing skills. Please check out Part I of this post series for more information leading up to my surgery.

Permanent Sterilization Part II: Finding a surgeon

Having children is something I do not ever wish to do. I have made it 27 years and have not swayed from this decision. So, why deal with the stresses of menstruation, monstrous cramps, bloating, tampons and birth control for the remainder of my childbearing years? I cant find a good reason to put up…

Permanent Sterilization Part I

I decided long ago that having a child is just not something I wish to do. I’ve never wavered from this choice. And I have never received so much unwarranted judgement for a seriously personal decision. It’s fascinating how people seem to take this news, as if it in any way, shape, or form, impacts…