#SoGladTheyToldMe

This week, The Her Stories Project started a campaign geared towards moms in response to Jenny Studenroth Gerson’s article “They Should’ve Warned Me.” Honesty alert: I refused to read that article when it started circling Facebook. Yes, refused. I knew what it was about based on the responses people posted when they shared it. I knew reading … Read on…

What I Don’t Want to Hear as a New Parent

Now that I’ve had L, I’m getting a better idea of what I find helpful and not helpful to say to a parent with a new baby. Having been dealing with learning how to care for a baby in addition to postpartum depression and postpartum anxiety, I have realized that when I’ve begun to vent or bring … Read on…