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6 Things I Learned During Postpartum Depression

It was 4am.On my dining table in front of me were a breast pump, a bowl of ice cream and a six-year-old’s scattered toys that were staring me down. “Why didn’t you put us up?” asked the messy-haired doll. “I’m fattening, you know,” said the high-calorie dessert. “You need to pump more,” insisted the pump. […]

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Make You Your No. 1 Priority

I know, I know… easier said than done. And to be honest, I struggle with prioritizing myself every day. As women, generally speaking, it seems like taking care of others is ingrained in our psyche. It gets even worse when we have children! I know I feel guilty when I go get a simple pedicure. […]

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Dear Anxiety,

Dear Anxiety, You got me today. You got me when I least expected you. Uninvited, as always. Waiting by my bedside for me to wake up. And when I did, you were ready for me. You were ready to take over all my thoughts and emotions. You were ready to consume my whole day with […]