Friday 8 February 2013

I Can’t Believe It

I got some exciting news from my childhood best friend last night. She’s having a baby! I’m so excited for her she’s going to be a kick ass mom.

This is the first one of my friends to get pregnant who I’m genuinely happy for. Most of the other’s have been either in their teens or had no job or lived at home or knew their boyfriend for such a short period of time. You just can’t be happy for them when you know they’re screwing up their life.

That isn’t the case here, my best friend has her life together; she’s a teacher, her and her boyfriend have been together 7 years and they’ve been living together 2 so under Ontario law they’re pretty much married (common law).

She’s a smart girl, she has her i’s dotted and t’s crossed. That’s part of the reason we’ve been friends so long. I’ve know her since kindergarten, we became instant best friends on a field-trip and have been close ever since.

I can’t believe she's having a baby, I feel so old. She was always one of the youngest in the class with an October birthday and I was always one of the oldest with a May birthday. It’s only 5 months but when you’re young that feels like forever, and I still feel like she’s a little sister.

I can’t help but think back to us as kids playing house, even back then in make-believe land she was an awesome mom and I bet in reality she’ll be an even better one. I’m so excited for her.

Time for my question of the blog, my friend has a boy named picked out already but she’s has no idea for girls names so help her out and leave your suggestions in the comment box below. And as always stay and play (unless you want a baby) safe.


The Honest Bitch 


  1. It's bloody weird when one of your friends, the ones who you used to play in the playground with, actually starts doing grown up things!

  2. What a reminder of how fast time is flying by!! As for girl names, my suggestions are: Joanne, Joanna or Jolynn ;)

  3. I like Emily lol just kidding but I do love that name - I did pick it as my pseudo ... I also love Sofia, Emma, Mackenzy and Scarlett but to be honest, your post made me realise how hard it is to pick a name for a kid .. I hated my name for years ... when I say years, I mean until I turned 20 so for four fifth of my life, I hated my name, even though apparently my name is beautiful ... SAYS WHO? Congrats for your bestie

    1. I think girls names are a lot harder then guy names because you start linking them back to bitches you knew in school lol

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