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Meet Victoria: Wife, mom, and birth doula in Bay City!

Hello everyone! My name is Victoria and I’m over-the-moon excited to be a new contributor here on Mid-Michigan Moms Blog! I’m a follower of Jesus, slightly “crunchy” woman, birth doula, wife to a handsome stud named Emerson, mommy to the most spunky, polite, and adventurous girl, Elyanna, and expecting our first son, Enoch, some time […]

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My Rainbow Baby: The Love After the Storm

When I got pregnant, three months after losing a baby to miscarriage, I had never heard the term “rainbow baby.” And when it came time to come up with something to call that little spark growing inside of me, which of course we have always done, something new happened. I got inspiration from a song. […]

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Ending my Child-Bearing Chapter and Why I’m Sad about it

Tears definitely welled up in my eyes at my last yearly check-up with my Gynecologist/OB-GYN.  Just like many women all around the world I scheduled my yearly PAP/Breast Exam.  Honestly I hate these appointments, but understand their vital importance.  These appointments can have the tendency to be awkward.  But my Gynecologist/OB-GYN is pretty awesome. So […]

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My “Mom Bod”: Definitely Works Out But Loves Chicken Nuggets

I gave birth to my first child on May 12, 2017. My entire pregnancy I was told to watch my weight because it would be so hard to loose once the baby was born. So like many women, I was obsessed with staying as small as I could: watching every calorie, drink, and working out until the […]

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Please Stop Asking When I’m Going to Have Another Baby!

“When are you going to have another baby?” “You need to give your son a sibling!” “Are you going to have more kids?” All of these seemingly harmless comments I hear almost on a daily basis. Most people think, “It’s no big deal, I’ll just come right out and ask.” I know this because I’ve been […]

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