Bump Squad mama Audrey on dealing with vulvar varicosities Vulvar varicosities are as wholly unpleasant as they sound. As uncomfortable as they are, it’s even more uncomfortable when a casual acquaintance inquires as to your well-being when you have them. “How is this pregnancy treating you?” “Oh, well, this one’s been a bit rough.” “Nausea?” […]
Bump Squad mama Amy on pacing yourself during pregnancy. Pregnancy is a marathon. A nine month plus marathon. We can look at it as one long event where we must pace ourselves, properly fuel our body and move forward by taking one step at a time. I’ve never run a full marathon (26.2 miles) but […]
Bump Squad mama Kati turns her flashlight on when her motherhood journey gets foggy. Imagine yourself walking on a dark, foggy path. At first you are a disoriented with no path set ahead or behind you. Then, you remember to turn on your flashlight, and the light cuts through the darkness, creating a narrow, clear […]
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Bump Squad mama Jaya’s henna experience was as bonding as it was beautiful. “This is was my first time celebrating pregnancy with henna. It was such a sweet moment for not only myself and the baby, but the connection between my sweet girl and her unborn sister.” Henna and photos by: SarahKate Butterworth Follow Jaya’s […]
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