In my previous post, I shared my story with postpartum depression, and now am sharing my journey from my husband Jason's perspective.
I kept my story to myself for a long time. I was embarrassed and ashamed that I had postpartum depression. But PPD is serious, and it was not my fault.
My advice is, if you are vomiting and have not kept anything down for 24 hours GO IN. It's not a time to try and avoid the ER or clinic.

Tiny Needles Gave Me Sanity

While I will never truly know if it was the acupuncture or something else that brought an end to our road of infertility, I do know that discovering acupuncture was exactly what I needed to have a sense of sanity during that challenging time.
this post was originally published on October 15, 2016. The truth is that one in four pregnancies end in miscarriage. This is a staggering statistic, yet miscarriage is so rarely talked about. My husband, Matt, and I learned on our first...
With each imperfect picture I am reminded of the lengths a mother will go through for her baby. So whether you think your "fresh out of the womb" pictures are pretty or not, they are special because they tell YOUR story.
I managed to breastfeed both of my first two boys until they were 12 months old or until they started biting me - whichever came first.
If you too have experienced birth trauma, I want you to know that you will never forget your experience, but you can have peace and healing.
The sheer intensity of an unmedicated birth, combined with the fact that I had never experienced pushing before, almost overwhelmed me so many times.
Over the past few weeks, my husband and I have been talking about some of the reasons we expect our family planning days have come to an end.

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