Tag: ppd awareness

We are Motherhood: Kendra’s Story

We are Motherhood: Kendra’s Story

As we head into the last few days of our series on Postpartum Depression, Kendra shares her experience. I connected with Kendra through the awesome mommy network on Instagram– are you sensing a theme? I have found an amazing group of confident, supportive, beautiful women […]

We are Motherhood: Teera’s Story

We are Motherhood: Teera’s Story

Our next story comes from a friend I met on a baby board when I was pregnant with my Wild Thing. Teera is currently in training to become a doula. You can find her on her website and Instagram. Today, she shares her struggle with […]

How to Dress Up a Graphic Tee: Part 2

How to Dress Up a Graphic Tee: Part 2

If you want to hear the basics of dressing up a Graphic Tee, see part 1 here. Otherwise, lets jump right in. This t-shirt is special for a couple reasons. One, it represents a new friendship. Two, it supports women who have suffered, struggled, and […]

We are Motherhood: Ashleigh’s Story: What I wish my Husband Knew

We are Motherhood: Ashleigh’s Story: What I wish my Husband Knew

The 6 things I wish my husband understood about my depression by Ashleigh  “Husbands: you are what hold your wife together. Be her duct tape.” My husband is one of those science guys. He loves to break things and make things run more efficiently. The […]

We are Motherhood: Stefani’s Story

We are Motherhood: Stefani’s Story

Today, my friend Stefani is sharing her story over on her blog, Crafty Christian. I’m inspired by her zeal for Jesus and her example for others of perseverance in the face of adversity. She struggles every day with a chronic condition but you won’t hear […]

How to Dress Up a Graphic Tee: Part 1

How to Dress Up a Graphic Tee: Part 1

Here’s a little bit you may not know about me because you haven’t seen this side much. I love graphic tees. And, better yet, I love men’s graphic tees. Mostly, I throw on some jeans and choose from one of my favorite cozy tees and call it […]

The Outtakes of Motherhood: Fashion in the Midst

The Outtakes of Motherhood: Fashion in the Midst

You may have noticed (or you may not have, though I think I’m up to a total of three readers these days;) that I’ve been spending a lot of time focusing on Maternal Mental Health this month. A couple months ago, I was chatting on […]

We are Motherhood: Stefani R’s Story

We are Motherhood: Stefani R’s Story

Excerpt from Stefani’s story posted on www.mypostpartumlife.com: “My rock bottom hit me in the shower. The cold water trickling over me. Tears streaming down my face. Dreaming of an escape. Praying for a cure. Ashamed that I couldn’t get better. All at once, I seemed […]

We are Motherhood: Rachel’s Story

We are Motherhood: Rachel’s Story

Autism, pregnancy loss, birth trauma, and postpartum depression By Rachel I am a woman with Asperger’s syndrome. I was diagnosed with before it was incorporated into the Autism spectrum. My journey to Motherhood has been affected heavily by that diagnosis. I cannot recall a time […]

Guest Post: A Quick Guide to Postpartum Depression

Guest Post: A Quick Guide to Postpartum Depression

by Kaitlyn of www.mypostpartumlife.com  I am grateful for the opportunity to be part of the “We Are the Face of Motherhood: a Series on Postpartum Depression” campaign. Please consider buying a PPD Awareness t-shirt, all proceeds go to help mothers in need. One of the most important things […]