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I’m So Depressed (Anonymous)

I'm 20 years old and I'm so depressed. I had my first child when I was 19 and I gained some weight but my body changed a lot but I was some what okay with it, but shortly after my 1st child I got pregnant again, but with this pregnancy I gained so much weight, [...]

Categories: No Photos (Story Only), Postpartum, Submissions

Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day

I got this message on Facebook today from a mama. So much strength and love to all of you mamas who are going through this or know someone who has. Lifting you up. Today October 13th is Metastatic Beast Cancer Awareness Day. I'm a mother. I breastfed 2 children. I have stretch marks and saggy [...]

Categories: Breast Cancer, Cancer, Mothers with Health Complications, News, No Photos (Story Only)

My Story (Anonymous)

Age: 34 Number of children: 1 Pregnancies: 3 Age of child: 8 months We started trying in January 2009. The global economy had melted down, Obama had just been inaugurated & I was 28. Seemed like a good time to try for a baby as we'd been together for 5 years! Months passed. Every 29 [...]

Categories: Cesarean, Child Loss, Infertility, Mom over 30, No Photos (Story Only), Postpartum, Submissions, Third Pregnancy, Thyroid Issues

I'm 20 years old, young I know, and I got pregnant with my baby boy on my birthday haha I had a healthy pregnancy and it all went great. He was born May 24, 2015. Well after all of the after birth bleeding I got a regular period after 2 months had passed. Then the [...]

Categories: No Photos (Story Only), Second Pregnancy, Submissions

My daughter was born 2 years ago. I was 30 at the time. Throughout my pregnancy I had hemorrhoids, which only got worse during delivery. I was so embarassed about them that I didn't want my husband to watch the delivery. I made him stay in a chair near the head of the bed. I [...]

Categories: Hemorrhoids/Etc., Mom over 30, No Photos (Story Only), Postpartum, Submissions, Vulva/Vaginal Damage

“Mama, You’re so Pretty” (Anonymous)

This morning. (Wake up, 5:18, ohgodwhymyalarmisn’tforhalfanhourpleaseletmesleepjustalittle) Making breakfast, packing lunch, getting dressed, brewing coffee, queen of multitasking. Tick tock routine next step now what. In the kitchen, slicing cucumbers and washing grapes, eggs scrambling on the stove, cooking in my slacks and bra because today’s shirt is still hanging in the laundry room, when my [...]

Categories: No Photos (Story Only), Positive Body Image/Words of Enouragement, Submissions

I'm 20 years old with two beautiful baby boys, but I can't stand my body. I can't even look at it. Before pregnancy I was self conscious about my body but in reality it was pretty perfect.. 5'5 132lbs, 34C breasts, wide hips and flat stomach. I've always had self image issues and I don't [...]

Categories: No Photos (Story Only), Postpartum, Second Pregnancy, Submissions, Widow

Age: 29 Number of pregnancies: 1 Number of births: 0 It’s very hard for me to write about my experience because I’m a very private person. That being said, I don’t know if my heart can withstand all the pain and sadness I’m feeling, so I figure it’s best to try and get it out. [...]

Categories: Child Loss, Eating Disorder, No Photos (Story Only), Submissions

Skinny Girl Gone Wrong (Anonymous)

Hello, can i just say thank you so much for creating this website, it actually brought me to tears to see other women feeling the same as me, and being so proud of their bodies! :) Before my son i was a tiny toned size 6, with a large perk chest. my son was 10lb [...]

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AGE 32, 5 PREGNANCIES/0 CHILDREN My wife and I got married two years ago after a whirlwind courtship. I knew when I met her, that I wanted a family with her. So after 8 months of blissful matrimony, We chose a sperm donor and went to the fertility doctor. I had been tracking my ovulation [...]

Categories: Child Loss, Infertility, Mom over 30, No Photos (Story Only), Submissions