• Motherhood

    4 tips for loving your postpartum body

    I love Pinterest. I use it pretty much every day for everything from recipes to travel inspiration. But despite my Pinterest addiction, it has always bothered me that it’s become one more tool to reinforce unattainable standards for women. One of the things that pissed me off the most during my pregnancy were all the pins that popped up about having a “belly-only pregnancy” and “shedding the baby weight FAST”. It can be hard enough to cope with the changes in our body postpartum without being bombarded with media pressure to “get our body back”. If you’re gung-ho to lose the baby weight, good for you — no judgment here.…