Joy and Fear of the Holiday Season

Joy and Fear of the Holiday Season

This is by far, my favorite time of year. Brisk mornings with a hot cup of coffee in hand. Apple-cinnamon aroma that fills the entire house. Vibrant red and orange leaves falling from the trees. A crackling fireplace warming the living room. Christmas music and...
Pregnancy and Body Image: When Pregnancy Ain’t No Picnic

Pregnancy and Body Image: When Pregnancy Ain’t No Picnic

Today the Pregnancy and Body Image Series continues with Esther’s story of the roller coaster ride her pregnancies, weight gain, and eventual PPD took her on. During pregnancy I experienced the most self-loathing I’ve ever felt in my entire life. Before...