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Having a Baby at 41 :: Beyond my Child Bearing Years

Having Children Early VS Having Children Later In recent news, celebrities and tv hosts are celebrating having children well beyond child bearing years. Take for example Janet Jackson, she is 50…yes FIFTY…and having a baby! Savannah Guthrie of the Today Show is 44 and having her second child! Even the beautiful Halle Berry had a […]

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Postpartum Sex – Looking at Myself Through His Eyes

If you’re a mama, you know doctors recommend you abstain from sex for 6-8 weeks after you’ve just given birth. Question: Does everyone really wait? Four weeks post postpartum, I felt my sexiest. As a result, I had a voluminous bosom, a smaller waist and the new mama glow. How can anyone wait to have […]

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Honoring the Memory of Children Lost on Our “Forever Loved” Wall

This weeks marks Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day, on October 15th. Twenty five percent of pregnancies do not go full-term. We feel the loss of our babies, whether it’s marked on the calendar or not, but often it can feel as if you’re the only one remembering. Those little lives, however brief, made an impact. […]

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What’s the Deal with a Doula?

Before I became pregnant I had never heard the word “doula,” but once I was expecting I was frequently asked if I’d be hiring one. DOULA: a woman who is trained to assist another woman during childbirth and who may provide support to the family after the baby is born. (Thanks, Google) My friends with kids […]

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An Ode to the Tiger Moms

An Ode to the Tiger Moms

Tiger mom,   You’re out running errands day to day, Not giving a thought to what others say. Whether under your clothes they are staying to hide, Or out there in the world- we are by your side.   Like a boss you wear that teeny bikini, With your secret out there for everyone to see. Those radiant stretch […]

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