When Being a New Mom Beats You Up and Wears You Down

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We recently had an entire week dedicated to postpartum depression-related content. Jessica, who has shared her journey through pregnancy and who had her baby boy in February, shares some of the struggles she's been facing during the first months of motherhood. We want other moms to know that the …
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7 Reasons to Get Fit Before Getting Pregnant

Previously Jessica shared her honest reaction to getting pregnant and then talked about the myth of that pregnancy glow and her experiences with all-day morning sickness and intuitive eating. Now she’s sharing why getting fit before getting pregnant is such a good idea! —Erin Any time is a good …
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Eating for Pregnancy: Following My Intuition

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  Previously Jessica shared her honest reaction to getting pregnant and then talked about the myth of that pregnancy glow and her experience with all-day morning sickness. Now she’s sharing her tales on how eating for pregnancy and working out is going—and changing! —Erin Ok, I admit …
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All-Day Morning Sickness and More First Trimester Fun!

Previously Jessica shared her honest reaction to getting pregnant and then talked about the myth of that pregnancy glow. Now she's sharing her tales of morning sickness and total lack of energy! I can totally relate... —Erin It’s true that lots of sources will tell you straight out that morning …
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Mixed Emotions of Getting a Positive Pregnancy Test Result

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Getting a positive pregnancy test result after peeing on a stick usually brings a mix of emotions. Excitement. Fear. Worry. Today, Jessica Hutton—who works as a traffic safety researcher in Kansas City, Mo., and loves backpacking, soccer, group exercise classes and cooking with her husband—shares …
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