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the happenings of a 30 something year old momma

Tag: pregnancy

  • Toxic Positivity and Parenthood

    Toxic Positivity and Parenthood

    As parents, we often get a lot of unsolicited advice. We are told that what we’re going through right now isn’t that bad, and oh but wait, it’s going to get worse when your child is such and such age. The thing is though, that is not usually comforting and it usually doesn’t help the…

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  • My Experience With Postpartum Depression

    My Experience With Postpartum Depression

    I have postpartum depression. It doesn’t mean I am not overjoyed by my baby. It means that despite that, I struggle most days. I feel touched out, worn out, exhausted, overjoyed, mentally and physically drained. So many tasks seem overwhelming and impossible, but having an almost 3 year old and a 6 month old means…

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  • Postpartum Body

    It can be so damn hard coming to terms with your new body after having a baby, or two. But let’s normalize the stretch marks on the belly, how the belly is soft and squishy, and the love handles. IT’S ALL NORMAL. I grew a human for 9 months. It’s hard to keep that in…

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  • 7 Postpartum Products You Need On Your Baby Registry

    7 Postpartum Products You Need On Your Baby Registry

    It is becoming more popular to include items for birthing parents on the baby registry. I just had my 2nd baby, Sawyer, in August 2021. This time around, I made sure to include items I knew I’d need postpartum since it was my 2nd baby. It is so important to take care of yourself while…

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  • My Postpartum Journey

    Postpartum is different for each and every birthing person, each and every time they give birth. My recovery from my second pregnancy with Sawyer has been a lot more challenging than it was with Colt after my first pregnancy. My Postpartum journey has had a lot of challenges this time including Postpartum depression. My pregnancy…

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