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Helping Hands: How to Get the Help You Need and Want Postpartum

When I imagined myself giving birth and recovering from that process, I didn’t have a clear idea of how I would feel, but I did know that I might want some privacy. I imagined myself breastfeeding my new infant and … More »

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On Rookie Motherhood and Stuff You Won’t Get At Your Baby Shower

Once you and the baby leave the hospital or birthing center for home, one of you is super adorable. The other one has some serious healing to do. While rewarding, the first few weeks of motherhood is a painful — and messy — experience. More »

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