Next Life Chapter

An expectant first-time mom writing her next life chapter--and all the ups and downs along the way.

Beth is a winner of Top 25 Pregnancy Journals

What Inspired Me to Start Blogging

I've always been a writer and I've kept a paper journal since I was in elementary school. I also spent three years of my life in a graduate creative writing program where I focused on memoir writing. I love studying, writing and teaching memoir, and as I began to follow other pregnancy and mommy blogs, it seemed a natural progression for me.

Three Words That Describe My Blog

Open. Thoughtful. Girl-next-door.