It's not Monday, but man-oh-man, does it feel like it! Hi, I'm Alaina and I deal with Postpartum Depression and Anxiety. Well, let's face it, I've dealt with depression and anxiety long before babies and will have to deal with it long after my babies have grown. Sounds fun, huh?! About a year ago, I … Continue reading Mental Health Monday | Postpartum Depression & Anxiety
Holy shit, postpartum is hard! Having PPD/PPA is much more involved and isolating than I ever would have ever imagined. Come join the conversation! You're not alone.
I was planning on giving a nine month postpartum update today, but being PREGNANT again makes that VERY hard! Here's just a peek at what's been going on!
Wow, it's hard to believe that tomorrow I will be 6 months postpartum already! These 6 months have FLOWN by and have been JAM-PACKED. I was planning on sticking to the same layout as my 3 month postpartum update, but life happened and there is really only 1 thing to discuss. In February, I finally … Continue reading Postpartum Update | Six Months
What in the world—where have I been?! Well, if you want to know click here! I’m talking all about the surgery that led to this unscheduled break.
Oh postpartum, I'm over you. Let's move a little faster. Please?!
Holy...I don't even know what! This week has gotten away from me and we are less than 4 days from Christmas. Today, we've hit the 3 months postpartum mark and there are so many changes! Every postpartum update is going to follow the same format as the first check-in. We'll discuss mental health, feedings/scheduling, my … Continue reading Postpartum Update | 3 Months
Oh man! This postpartum thing is NO joke and not at all what I was anticipating. In some ways it was better than I thought and in other ways it has been so complicated and hard. Mental Health Starting off, I was very on edge. With baby being in the NICU, having complications, breastfeeding, and … Continue reading Update | Postpartum
This Top 10 list practically wrote itself. I can't believe how quickly I was able to type it up. Please keep in mind that every experience is different and this is mine. Feel free to share your thoughts, ideas, and stories in the comments below! I'd love to discuss!
Happy Halloween! How on EARTH has this little baby been with us for a month! (Five and a half weeks when this is published!) My heart can't take it.