Nursing-Friendly Activewear

Strong as a Mother: Nursing-Friendly Activewear for Your Mom Bod

For some it’s six weeks postpartum, for others six months. But at some point, you’ll probably decide tackle your first post-baby workout. I delayed working out for quite a while because of extreme weight loss due to Ilyas’ food allergies. But, after about a year, I was finally ready to pick up those tired sneakers …

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How I Dropped 75lbs in 7 Months (and Still Eat a Pint of Ice Cream in One Sitting)

The day I went into labor, the scale read a number I never in a million years thought I’d see. Sure, I was weighing in for two, but to be honest I’d officially been deemed “overweight” in my last pre-pregnancy checkup.   My "Before": Pre-pregnancy (left) and 40 weeks pregnant (right). For the most part …

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WTH is MSPI?

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.

No Wallflowers Allowed (But Florals Are Welcome!)

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.