Postpartum Depression and Anxiety: My Story and Resources for New Moms (And Moms to Be!)
I spent the nine months I was pregnant with my daughter researching just about everything: Home birth vs. hospital birthBreastfeeding tips and supplies Pain management during laborThe best cloth diapersLow-VOC paint for the nurseryIntroducing my dogs to the new babyRockers and bassinets The safest car seats and strollers I’ll stop there, but you get the idea. I was determined to be as prepared as possible for anything that might come up. But amid all that research, there was one topic I never dove into: postpartum depression and anxiety. When I thought of postpartum depression, I thought of those occasional (horrible)