postpartum

A collection of 8 posts

Feb 28, 2019

Bottle Feeding Products

Bottle Feeding Products

Have you had the experience of going to create your baby registry, standing in the aisle of a big box store, and feeling paralyzed by all of the choices?  So have I, and

Jan 21, 2018

Healthy Eating as Soul Care

Healthy Eating as Soul Care

January 1, 2104: “Today I’m starting my first Whole30! My reasons for doing a Whole30 are wanting to be more mindful of how I’m fueling my body (and by extension, my

Nov 20, 2017

My Redeeming C-Section Experience

My Redeeming C-Section Experience

There’s a huge cultural focus on natural birth now. I think this is beautiful and fully support women who choose to go that route. This was of course what I was planning

Nov 6, 2017

Preparing for Postpartum

Preparing for Postpartum

In my first pregnancy, I did very little to process and prepare for postpartum [http://chelseakimlong.com/wading-through-depression/]. I went in very blind to the realities that might occur around birth trauma and

Nov 1, 2017

Wading Through Depression

Wading Through Depression

I spent more time in my first pregnancy preparing for the birth than for all the days that followed. My goal was a natural hospital birth. I read every book and blog post.