I think every mother can agree, the postpartum period is hard. Since I’m not expert in this field, today I’m excited to welcome back my friend, Kelly Newsome Georges of Ritual Care. In short, Kelly’s a postpartum care educator for new parents and Ritual Care offers a ton of incredible resources for mothers.
In this series we share birth stories of all kinds from mothers around the globe — with the hope that they inspire, educate and inform expecting mothers.
One of my biggest stressors while pregnant was how Piper would react to this huge life change so I polled the women in The Mama Notes Facebook Community and asked for their tips! They were so helpful and we implemented many of them.
Breastfeeding is one of the most stressful and nerve wracking parts of early motherhood and I’m a huge advocate of preparing before hand! While certainly there’s nothing that can compare to having your baby latch for the first time — there’s plenty you can do to educate and set yourself up for success with breastfeeding.
Sharing a peek at our first two weeks with a newborn.
Learn about the meaning behind Flora James’ name !
I’m so excited to share the birth story of our second daughter, Flora James today, exactly one week from her birth.
So excited to welcome my friend and fellow blogger, Natalie as she shares the birth story of her beautiful baby girl born just over 2 weeks ago!
IN THIS SERIES WE SHARE BIRTH STORIES OF ALL KINDS FROM WOMEN AROUND THE GLOBE — WITH THE HOPE THAT THEY INSPIRE, EDUCATE AND INFORM EXPECTING MOTHERS. INTERESTED IN SHARING YOUR BIRTH STORY?
Today I now have a handful of amazing mom friends who I depend on and count on to get through this journey of motherhood, I truly feel like I couldn’t do it without them! There are many ways to connect with other moms in real life- and I’ve found my online mom communities to be just as valuable.
I’m really excited to share today’s interview with you! I’ve long admired Erica Chidi Cohen’s work — as a birth doula living in L.A., she’s formed a community for mothers and most recently wrote a book and launched her latest venture as co-founder of LOOM.
If you’re a breastfeeding mother who works, returning to the office after your maternity leave can be one of the most overwhelming and stressful thoughts.