Tag: post-partum body

Postpartum Recovery: The Elusive Fourth Trimester

Just recently, I was finally able to finish reading the book, The Red Tent after starting and stopping it several times. Must have had something to do with having a child and working full-time. Anyway, part of the book documents what life was like after women gave birth in ancient times. Apparently, they were waited

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Loving your post-baby body

Let’s face it, it’s easy to pinpoint the myriad of things we DON’T like about our post partum bodies. But, quite unexpectedly, pregnancy and birth have altered the way I look in ways I actually DO like, as well. So, for today at least, I’m choosing to ignore the changes I’m not so happy with

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