So, for the last 3 weeks I had my hair in plaits as a protective style. I am still going through this postpartum shedding phase and I felt it was best to keep a low manipulation hair style for a while. While my hair was plaited up, I only spritzed it with water and leave-in … Continue reading Shedding After A 3 Week Protective style.
I have been running around trying to get a lot done these past few days. It seems no matter what I accomplish I never get any closer to the finish line. That finish line looks even further away when I have a tiny person attached to my neck all day, lol. Yes, my 2 month … Continue reading We Have A Stage 5 Clinger! Send Help! Lol
I read stories about postpartum shedding and was horrified that it would happen to me. Women were pulling clumps of hair out of their combs and brushes, and for someone who has dedicated years to growing their hair, that is a scary sight to see. After I had my daughter, I was pleasantly surprised that … Continue reading Postpartum Shedding Is Real!! Tips To Keep It Under Control.
Have you ever seen a show where a mother gives birth and starts to cry tears of joy as the doctor hands her baby to her? She holds her new tiny human in her arms and stares down at him/her with the widest smile. She is already so in love with her little creation, everything … Continue reading Baby Blues
Although pregnancy is a beautiful thing, it can be very taxing on the body. My stomach stretched more then I ever thought it was capable of. I also became the heaviest I had ever been. Surprisingly, I was able to lose 25lbs by 2 weeks postpartum! Pre-pregnancy Weight: 154lbs Pregnancy Weight: 175lbs 2 Weeks Postpartum […]
I had to have a scheduled C-section due to me having Placenta Previa. Placenta Previa is a condition where the placenta attaches itself low in the uterus, covering the cervix and blocking the exit for baby. Boy, oh boy was I scared out of my mind! I wanted to share with you all the raw … Continue reading 7 Things I Wish I Knew Beforehand About C-sections And Postpartum.