Category: Postpartum Life

Mentally and physically, my postpartum recovery was what you could describe as a “rough ride.” I share about my postpartum reality including mental health, getting out, breastfeeding and physical healing.

Hey Mombies! Here are Seven Ideas for How to Fall Asleep Quickly

I’m not a night person nor a morning person. I’m more of a “2 p.m.” kind of woman – when…

Are You Okay?

I actually had the following experience in September 2016, but I wasn’t in the right place mentally to feel comfortable…

Dancing Out Anxiety

In many ways, I’ve grown and improved since starting this postpartum mental health journey. But I still get stuck. I’m…

It’s Possible to be Pro-Breastfeeding without Shaming Other Moms or Being Anti-Formula. Here is My Story.

Both of these pictures are motherly, loving, healthy and beautiful. So isn’t it unfortunate how something that should be simple,…

The Calgary Expo: How “To Boldy Go” with Babies in Tow!

For the last three years, I have attended the Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo first pregnant, then with a baby, and then…

Rock a Bye Baby – in Hawaii!!!

Sadly, this isn’t the post where I tell you about our awesome Hawaii vacation (that won’t be happening again for…

Showering as a Toddler Mom (it’s more complicated than you might think)

Toddlers. Babies. If you have either or both, you’ve probably figured out it can be tough to make time for…

My Tough Week and International Women’s Day

It was immediately obvious what day it was as soon as I checked my social media feeds this morning. I…

My Home, My Prison

Maybe it’s a “dramatic” title, but I know I’m not the first at-home mom to feel this way. And I…

Life with Postpartum Anxiety: Three Experiences

Here are three things things that any mom, especially those with postpartum anxiety, may have to cope with at one…

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