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The 5 Little Words That Saved Me
Mama, Wife, Writer, Chocoholic, Worrywort, Coffee Enthusiast
My pregnancy was far from picture perfect. I’ve written before about the struggle to conceive and touched briefly on the
A New Mom's Open Letter To Her Pregnant Best Friend
Director, Editorial Partnerships at The Huffington Post
If you take nothing else away, I've boiled it down to this: Tune out all the judgment, trust yourself, try not to worry so much, laugh, give yourself a break, be flexible and don't Google anything!
Things Learned In The First Month Of Having a Baby
VP of Product Design at Facebook
A common conversation around the house regarding baby: "Have you tried X technique? It worked yesterday." "But today isn't yesterday." Seriously, just when you think you've gotten the hang of something, the pattern changes.
The Woman Formerly Known As
Writer at Welcome to the Bundle
There is no malice in "mom." I've used the m-word many times. But "Jessica," my dime-a-dozen first name, is shorthand for something much more complex.
The Deep End Of Love
Kari Kubiszyn Kampakis
Author, speaker, and blogger at karikampakis.com
Maybe life was easier before Ella, but it wasn't full, or anywhere near complete. Going back could never satisfy me as it had before, because once you experience the deep end, shallow waters aren't the same.
What Nobody Tells You About the First 3 Months of Motherhood
Family Finance Expert, www.CatherineAlford.com
Just like marriage and weddings, all society really shows us of motherhood is the romance, the surface story that everyone dreams of and simultaneously hides behind.
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