Tag Archives: postpartum depression

Expecting? Gender Expectations, Much?

I’m the mom to these two cuties.  A boy mom.  And while there is strong desire somewhere deep within me to have three children, I also know that it’s not what’s in the cards for us.  And, if I’m honest my gut tells me I’d have boy after boy no matter how many kiddos I […]

What kind of mom are you, anyway?

Today we welcome Amber Rhea, a PPD Survivor Mama and a regular guest blogger at Beyond Postpartum, to ETMW.  Since we created this community, I have been anxiously awaiting a post from Amber simply because I love the perspective that she brings as someone who truly exemplifies intentional and unique parenting.  Amber brings diversity to […]

Just Wait…

Today we welcome first-time mom Kelly to the blog.  She brings the perspective of having been inundated with what she feels were inaccurate and unfair “warnings” about pregnancy and motherhood, usually via sarcasm or joking.  She and I talked long and hard about this post in its original form, as I had personally experienced the […]