New Year, New Barefoot Birth BABY!

New Year, New Barefoot Birth BABY!

From juggling childcare, to navigating the logistics of getting a nursling to a birth who's mama doesn't respond well to a pump, or simply holding space for how hard this parenting thing is.. we're ALL in, supporting each other in the most beautiful, messy, and hard, yet amazing period of our lives, MOTHERHOOD. With that being said, we'd like like to let you in on a little secret! Our family Barefoot Birth family is growing!

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Body Positivity- My journey through Motherhood

Body Positivity- My journey through Motherhood

I’ve always thought of myself as a fairly confident person, as far as body image goes. I don’t often care what others think, as evidenced by my love for very short hair, wearing bright colors, and being seen in public often in leggings (“not-real-pants,” as my husband calls them). I rarely wear makeup anymore, often forget that my eyebrows are bushy or my legs need shaving, and don’t even own a scale since I never weigh myself. But I find that I’m likely just as self conscious as the next person- looking in the mirror and seeing only the bags under my eyes or that flabby skin, thinking my hair hates me today, wondering if the shorts I just put on are too short for these thighs or if something this tight should be worn out in public. I have my struggles like anyone.

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