Hi! I’m Jen
On August 24, 2010, my life was forever changed by the birth of my son. On that day I not only became a mother but also developed a whole new love for my body.
After I settled into motherhood or Mommy Land as I like to call it, I had a deep desire to help other plus size women during pregnancy and birth. In April of 2011, I started my blog, Plus Mommy, because I wanted to share my story and tips that helped me have a healthy pregnancy and transformative natural childbirth. I started a Facebook page to promote my blog. Within a month it became a community of women supporting one another before, during, and after pregnancy. It was incredible!
Flash forward a few years and I’m now a published author, certified childbirth educator and public speaker. I’m so happy to be pursuing my passion of helping others!
When I’m not blogging or working on Plus Size Birth you can find me laughing with my boys.
Jen McLellan’s Bio
Jen McLellan is a published author and founder of Plus Size Birth and the Plus Mommy blog. 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 177,000 via the Plus Mommy Facebook page. Her work has been featured in major publications such as Yahoo Shine, Huffington Post, Everyday Feminism, and International Doula. She authored My Plus Size Pregnancy Guide and co-wrote the Amazon bestseller, The Peachie Moms Guide to Body Love for Moms. Jen is also a childbirth educator, skilled patient advocate, professional speaker, wife, and mother to a charismatic 7-year-old.
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