The first time I heard that they put cancer-causing chemicals in “normal” deodorant I was in college and the friend who shared this with me stank a little bit and I thought, “How nice for him. But, no thanks.” About seven years later, I learned about those same chemicals being put in “normal” house cleaners, […]
After almost three years of psychological and physical infertility mostly thanks to autoimmune Hashimoto's, we got pregnant for the first time in mid-2016 (holler back Whole30!).
Here are posts that talk about my experience with Paleo/AIP nutrition during pregnancy, as well as how I work with my fear of pregnancy and deepen my relationship with God throughout the whole shebang.
We welcomed Benedict into the world early in April with an emergent c-section. Everyone’s doing great! Here’s the birth story we’ve shared with our Bradley childbirth group and a few friends. One night I started having menstrual-like cramps, about 4 total over the course of a night. The next night, they picked up, coming about every […]
Baby time is in full swing! We hit 31 weeks this past weekend, and I am grateful for every minute. It still doesn’t feel like it’s real. I have an anterior placenta, which means the placenta is on the top (behind my belly button) and there’s a baby-sized pillow between the baby and me. That means I […]