Tag Archive for: womanhood

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Alluring photos capturing the dark, conflicting nature of motherhood.

(4 min read, a lifetime of images)  Norwegian photographer Marie Sjøvold documents the intimate changes in her body and family life after the birth of her child. The conflict she [Marie Sjøvold] seeks to show is not just personal. It…
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‘Getting it on’ after the baby arrives …

with leaky boobs and wonky libidos. (6 min) "Let's be real, sex after pregnancy is scary." – Emily Johnson Not only can our sex lives, relationships and life in general get pretty damn scary they can also be "messy" with leaky boobs, dormant…
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You are not alone. But …

it's not all bad. “We know from research that a relationship that’s not given attention will get worse." – Tracy K. Ross, therapist A must-read article from Healthline. Elena Donovan Mauer offers up 8 insights and advice for navigating…
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“You don’t have to hate your husband …

to love this book." (5 min) "It's far better to ask for what you need than silently stew." Here's an excellent summary and review by Elisabeth McKnight of How Not to Hate Your Husband After Kids. Every mother (and her partner) should…