Drop your pants for #Underwareness. Wait, what!? (with Starbucks giveaway)

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Got kids? If so, how many times have you said, “Why didn’t anyone TELL me about this part of it?” I’m talking about the afterpains. The hair loss. The sad puppy that becomes part of your belly (and never really goes away.) I’m talking about the bladder leakage. (Don’t worry, no one is listening. It’s… [read more]

Pelvic Floor Weakness? Solve it with Apex (Giveaway)

Apex Pelvic Floor Device

Many woman find that before having children they can run up and down the stairs, do yoga, bounce on a trampoline and more without any problem. But after childbirth? Well, some of those activities can result in embarrassing “oops” moments. Not that I know anything about them… (Ok. I lie. I know all about them.)… [read more]

The best self-reflection happens at Target.

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It’s a scene I’ve seen a million times, and a million times I’ve huffed and puffed and said “Hurry up, guys. Let’s get going.” (Not my best parenting.) But not yesterday. Yesterday, I realized I was being given a gift. I’ve been trying really hard to become a different kind of mom. A more present,… [read more]

A Moment Between Mothers

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Someday, I will be the old woman who walks up to an overwhelmed mother in a parking lot as she juggles two small children, bags of groceries and a cart that won’t stay put.  I won’t notice that she has broken a sweat, but rather how beautiful it is that her rosy-cheeked, teething baby is sleeping peacefully against… [read more]

A Message for All Women: You Are Enough. #ImEnough by @theMrsBand #ad

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Thanks to Mrs. Band for sponsoring today’s post about the #ImEnough campaign. We women sure are hard on ourselves, aren’t we? I can’t speak for everyone, but I know that if I’m ever given a compliment, the first thing I do is deflect it. “Oh, you’re a good mom!” “Who me? Oh, well, I try,… [read more]