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This page evolves all around moms around the struggles of motherhood with postpartum depression, birth control and just navigating through motherhood.

creative ideas to announce pregnancy to husband

Unique and creative ideas to tell your husband you’re pregnant

Doing a surprise pregnancy announcement for your husband can be super emotional and so much fun especially when you have been trying to conceive for a long time. The first moment you find out that you are pregnant is something completely magical and your personal little secret until you decide to share it with someone. …

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Sudden decrease in milk supply? Causes and how to get your milk back.

It’s any breastfeeding mother’s worst nightmare – everything is starting to go smooth after maybe having a rough start with breastfeeding altogether and all of a sudden your milk supply drops and you are not able to feed your baby enough milk anymore. Pumping milk doesn’t seem to help either because there is just nothing …

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Paid maternity leave in California – How do you get it and for how long?

Maternity and family leave after baby If you are a California resident and pregnant you might be thrilled to hear that you can actually get paid maternity and family leave. Your partner can take family leave too. This was such a huge stress relief when I had my baby not to have to go back …

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Membrane sweep – the easy labor starter, or not?

Stripping the membrane Many pregnant women – myself included – are getting restless towards the end of the pregnancy. You just finally want that baby out. With the baby getting bigger every day there is no room anymore and you are probably getting uncomfortable. I tried every “trick” to get into labor…but nothing worked. There …

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