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SOAM, Four Years in Photos

Thanks to all who contribute to the Flickr Pool, you can find more about each photo by clicking on it. Stay tuned this morning to see who won the giveaway!

Featured Photo 7/3/09

It’s been a long time since I have done a featured photo here, but this one came through and I had to share it. Uplifting and beautiful – thank you, Christina!

Featured Photo – stretch marks

Featured Photo – After the Baby

Featured Photo – C-section scar

Featured Photo – Overhead

Featured Photo – MoonChild

Featured Photo – This Way Up.

Featured Photo: 3 months to go

Happy Mother’s Day!

Photo(set) of the Week – February 26, 2007

Women are magic – Photo of the Week, February 12, 2007

Women are magic Originally uploaded by Tampen. This photo (or, rather, these photos) are striking. Shows the beauty of a woman’s body both with and without child. I also like it because this site has been accused or never showing the women who do “bounce back”. Which simply isn’t true. In any case, the submission […]

Photo of the Week – January 30,2007

Originally uploaded by Daniel Torres. I keep forgetting to post a photo of the week! D’oh! Anyway, this is a freebie to make up for it. While this photo isn’t necessarily relevant to this website, I think it’s just strikingly beautiful.

Photo of the Week – January 8, 2007

Tree of life Originally uploaded by Katsoulis. The stretchmarks here are amazing and intense. I like how they are shaped like a tree – the fetal side of a placenta also has a “tree of life” image on it, so this mama has got one inside and on the outside. I also love how lopsided […]

Photo of the Week – January 1, 2007

Christmas

Originally uploaded by Marvelous Momma at Flickr to the SOAM Photo Pool.

Photo of the Week 10/10/06

Photo of the Week 9/11/06

Photo of the Week 9/04/06

Photo of the Week 8/28/06

Photo of the Week 8/21/06

Originally uploaded by megalonychidae. I love the reality of this photo; sometimes our mother-bodies are shaped by things well beyond our control – complications, preeclampsia, health risks… It’s amazing the things our bodies can survive. In some cases, the marks are left for life, like the rings of a tree. We can look at the […]

Photo of the Week


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