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PostPOURtum Thoughts: Moms Share Their “Summer Mombod” Truths


A woman’s body sure does go through a lot during pregnancy and on into motherhood. Even though embracing that “mombod” should come easy because it grew, fed, and housed a small human, it isn’t always as easy as it may seem.

The following moms discuss some insecurities surrounding their summer bodies. They also discuss the positive outlook women can cultivate when it comes to the skin they’re in.

Celebrate that summer body for all it has done for you and your little ones. That celebration is well-deserved, Mama.

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PostPOURtum Thoughts: Moms Deserve Appreciation

Mom Appreciation

Moms do a lot. They are the ultimate multitaskers. They are exhausted playmates. They are schedulers and organizers. They are often parters in a relationship. Whatever the situation may be, mothers deserve to be reminded of their worth and be appreciated for all they do.

The following coffee-drinking mamas share their thoughts on why all moms should be thanked for the “invisible” or “silent” work they do. Everything mothers do isn’t publicly visible. The hardest work is often what no one but that mama and her little one experiences. If you don’t feel that appreciation you truly deserve, know that your hard work is being recognized by the motherhood community. 

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You Are Not Alone - Postpartum Depression

Baby and Mother

Pregnancy can be rough, but there is a light at the end of the tunnel.  You will soon be holding that beautiful baby in your arms.  The flood of joy and emotions when they lay the baby in your arms is overwhelming.  It is here, it is your new reality.  I knew I was prepared for the knowledge portion of caring for a baby.  After all, I had read the books, and I had cared for babies more times than I could remember.  What I was not prepared for was my roller coaster of emotions, it was as if my body and mind had betrayed me when I needed them the most. 

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PostPOURtum Thoughts - Moms Discuss the Current and Coming Year


A lot can happen over the course of a decade, but a lot can also happen over the course of a year. These moms take a moment to sit back, take a caffeinated sip, and discuss the chaos and self-discoveries that occurred during 2019 and what they expect to see in the coming decade.

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