A week after I gave birth to my son, our doula called and lovingly asked if I might have PTSD from my birth experience. It was the first time we’d spoken since that heavy day in the delivery room. Wow. I pondered that for a moment. I was having flashbacks randomly, yes. And I would …
It’s extremely rare to find a top that works well for pregnancy to nursing postpartum. Maia Moda’s Maia top is flawless for this transition.
My son was delivered with ten fingers and ten toes. Blue because of some complications at the end, but otherwise apparently healthy. Our stay at the hospital was a breeze and Ilyas seemed well… Until our first night at home. We could not get him to lie down and sleep. My husband and I tried everything we’d read in the mountains of parenting books. And he just. Wouldn’t. Sleep.
Arianna Huffington suggests that men have an advantage in the workforce because they don’t generally exert as much time and effort (and possibly money!) into their wardrobes. I give you this background because what you’ll find here isn’t your traditional fashion blog. Here, you won’t find an unending stream of styles. Instead, I’m going to focus on the best nursing-friendly fashions for corporate environments.
After my pregnancy, shopping lost much of its thrill. I struggled to find nursing-friendly work clothes that weren’t super unflattering (I would settle for only somewhat unflattering)... Interestingly, a little research explained some of my struggle. Size 14 is the most common in the US, but it’s also the least frequently purchased. Why?
Stepping away from the workforce during parental leave can be overwhelming. Here are 5 tips to make you more comfortable stepping away so you can truly enjoy time with baby!
I was back to my pre-pregnancy weight three months postpartum. That’s right... I was down 40 pounds in about 90 days. Want to know my secret? Plot twist. I’m of the opinion that we should stop praising moms (or at least be careful in how we praise them) for getting back to their postpartum bods …