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Embracing Your Postpartum Body

As I headed to the hospital for my induction, I made a quick pitstop at my parents house—where I dropped off my dog and some of my moms oversized clothes that I had been wearing throughout my pregnancy. I figured that after I gave birth, I wouldn’t need those clothes anymore, and that I’d immediately… Continue reading Embracing Your Postpartum Body

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Pandemic Pregnancy, Part One: The Good & The Bad

Perhaps you’ve been trying to conceive for weeks, months, or even years. Or, maybe you accidentally fell pregnant. Either way, here you are—staring at two lines, right in the middle of a global pandemic. A positive pregnancy test is always followed by a host of emotions. Even the most well prepared and excited individuals will… Continue reading Pandemic Pregnancy, Part One: The Good & The Bad

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Where Was I?

Hi friends—long time no chat. Last year, I stepped back from my blog. Truthfully, I stayed off of social media in general. I was struggling with life at the beginning of last year, then the world fell apart in March, my pregnancy took unexpected turns in May, and my baby was born in October. 2020… Continue reading Where Was I?