Reposting my article posted today by A Child Grows: Many moms are familiar with the term “diastasis recti.” Some know what it is. Many do not. Unfortunately, most women think that it is a condition that affects only new moms, and that if you are reading this next to your 5th grader, you can [...]
I am a mom of three including a 5 week old with colic or reflux or some combination of the two. For anyone who has had a baby who cries after every feed, who cannot be put down, who is up all night long nursing and crying, you know how emotionally messed up I am [...]
A few posts ago I talked about how my belly was so big and how annoyed I was hearing all the unsolicited comments about my large belly size. Turns out there was a reason why my belly appeared and continues to appear larger than typical – I have a condition that affects 1% of pregnant [...]
Last week I started my third trimester. If you asked half the population, they probably would have told you that I look like I started my third trimester weeks ago. In fact, since about week 23 or 24, I have received almost daily comments about my size: Wow, you have gotten biiiig Any day [...]
I’ve got some big news to share. I’m preggers. At 41. With my first GIRL! Many who know me know that this baby girl has been floatin’ around in my head for a loooong time. I wrote To 3 or Not To 3 — That is the Question more than three years ago. I have [...]
- End of Summer Reminder to Take Care of YOU!
- No, Peeing Just a Little Bit Every Time You Laugh — And Other Stuff Happening Down There — Is NOT Normal
- Let My 40-Something Year Old Body Help Your 30-Something Year Old Body Make Better Choices So That Your 40-Something Year Old Body Thanks Me
- No Time to Exercise? 30 Minutes is All You Need! Really!
- Birth #3