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About Plus Size Birth

The Mission of Plus Size Birth

Plus Size Birth promotes evidence-based information and positive resources to empower healthy decision-making for plus size people who are either trying to conceive or currently pregnant. By sharing personal stories, inspiring images and practical strategies, pregnancy for people of size becomes normalized.

Jen McLellan's Bio

Jen McLellan is a published author, founder of Plus Size Birth, and host of the Plus Mommy Podcast. She helps people navigate the world of plus size pregnancy, shares tips for embracing your body, and laughs her way through the adventures of parenthood. Jen has grown a community of over 230,000 via the Plus Mommy Facebook page. Her work has been featured in major publications such as The New York Times, Glamour, Today’s Parent, Huffington Post, and International Doula.

She authored the My Plus Size Pregnancy Guide and co-wrote the Amazon bestseller, The Peachie Moms Guide to Body Love for Moms. She has an essay in Jes Baker’s book Things No One Will Tell Fat Girls.

As a public speaker, Jen has spoken at numerous events including presenting at the National Institutes of Health. Jen is also a certified childbirth educator, wife, and mother to a charismatic ten-year-old.