I’ve had two 4th trimesters that went into the hustle and bustle of the holiday season.
But what they didn’t know was that being close to him, holding him, was the only way I felt safe.
All of this ‘abuse by obligation’ during the holidays would manifest in extreme postpartum depression by 4 months postpartum. … More A Letter To The 4th Trimester Mom In December
i know you’re tired mama. i know a part time job would help finances. i know budgeting is difficult, especially when you’re first starting out. i know meal planning is a challenge, especially when all anyone does is complain about what took you two hours of cooking and 24 hours of prep to make. i … More I Know You Want To Quit… But You Can’t.
I use this for EVERYTHING! Fever, Garlic oil. It will fight something. Cold, garlic oil. Bronchial cough, garlic oil. Dry hacking cough, garlic oil. Ear ache/infection, GARLIC OIL!! … More Garlic Oil
This is a great soup for all ages and genders, but it’s specifically designed with a postpartum mama in mind because it is rich in protein. It is high in B vitamins (Shiitake Mushrooms, HELLO). And the ginger, red and black pepper are naturally warming which her body needs in this season. Keeping a 4th trimester mama HOT is vital to her healing. … More Egg Drop Soup
I always wanted to be a mama… but what I imagined probably isn’t what you imagined motherhood to be.
And, ‘walking backwards’… … More a peek into our week…