By the six month mark, I decided I wanted to have a home birth myself, and spent some time warming my husband up to the idea of it. Eventually he got on board and decided to support me to have whatever type of birth I wanted.
I am a plus size mummy of course and I am often reading, on the Plus Size Mommy Memoirs Facebook page, about those wanting a vaginal birth but are told they are too over weight and will need a c section. Or having trouble conceiving so I thought I’d share my story to maybe inspire others.
If we really want to improve birth outcomes in the United States then we need to come together and celebrate Black Breastfeeding Week.
Choosing where to give birth can be just as important as finding the best care provider for your individualized needs. Here’s how!
This is about boobs, babies, and ridicule…Breastfeeding mamas are faced with ridicule far too often for the simple act of feeding their children. Last night I was excited to receive the stunning photo you’ll see below until I started reading the message that came with it. This poor mama was not only harassed for breastfeeding in public but also for being plus size.
Searching for cute plus size maternity clothes on a budget? I have a list of plus size maternity clothes must-haves that go to size 3XL and beyond.
The BMI myth is when women are led to believe that they shouldn’t become pregnant unless their BMI is under a certain number. I’ll never forget the conversation I had with my OB-GYN when I wanted to start a family.
It’s time to embrace your plus size baby bump. You are growing life within you and your body is amazing! Hear from other plus size moms.
C-section for Plus Size Women is an article from women who have experienced a c-section for women who are preparing to have one.