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Blog discussing pregnancy, birth & parenting in Ottawa. 

Blog for all things Pregnancy, birth and

parenting with an ottawa touch.

Posts in Parenting
ABC's of Pregnancy, Birth and Early Parenting- Depression (Part 3)

I am a nurse so finding out the signs were obvious to me. I really felt like I had no connection with my daughter. I didn't even really want to hold her or anything, did the bare minimum...

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ABC's of Pregnancy, Birth & Early Parenting- Depression (Part 2)

Last week I asked local mothers to share their stories of postpartum depression. I shared some of their stories in Part 1 but because there was such an overwhelming response of mothers who wanted to share their stories, I knew it would be a multi-part blog. 
These women are brave & inspirational. Many of them said how much they hope that sharing their story will help new mothers not feel so alone. If you are suffering, please reach out! Talk to your care provider, friends or family. 

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Interview With Katie From Bumbini Cloth Diaper Company!

Where did the idea for Bumbini come from? 

I cloth diapered both of my kids, and absolutely loved it. When my youngest was about 6 months old and both kids were finally sleeping (relatively) well, I decided I needed a challenge. As luck would have it, the opportunity to purchase Bumbini from its former owner presented itself at the perfect time, and I became the proud new owner of it. 

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