Break The Cycle of Postpartum Period Stigma with Easy. Period

Break The Cycle of Postpartum Period Stigma with Easy. Period and (nsfmg) See Special Offer Below Hey Mom Group, “I have a question for the group: [my] first postpartum period —  it caught me totally off guard and I wasn’t ready! It felt like the end of a liminal period that I was very attached to. I floundered around thinking … Read More

We’re Going to Be Just Fine: Good News From The Birds Papaya

The (nsfmg) Quarantine Queries: Sarah Landry by Julian Alessandroni Welcome to The (nsfmg) Quarantine Queries, where no topic — while in the middle of a goddamn pandemic — is off limits.  Sarah Landry, aka lifestyle blogger *THE* Bird’s Papaya (internal screams), is known for many-a-thing: her writing, her positive outlook on body, her unique family dynamic, and even her love … Read More

What Teachers Think About Reopening Schools

What Teachers Think About Reopening Schools in Fall . . . And How Parents Feel About That by Alexis Barad-Cutler So we’ve just grazed our bare feet onto the soft, welcoming promise of summer — and already, it seems, the knives are out. Gone are the feelings of immense gratitude and empathy to our children’s teachers, that we were tweeting, … Read More

How to Flip the Bad Mom Script [VIDEO]

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Flip the Script on Negative Self Talk [VIDEO] Virtual Mom Meetup with Life Coach Stepha LaFond Because of Covid-19, virtually overnight, it felt as if we underwent one of life’s biggest identity shifts. Unlike most transitions in life, this was one that we didn’t plan, or even ask for. This pandemic has asked mothers to suddenly don so many hats … Read More

The Rebel Mamas Help Us Get Dressed

The Rebel Mamas Help Us Get Dressed The (nsfmg) Quarantine Queries by Julian Alessandroni Welcome to The (nsfmg) Quarantine Queries, where no topic — while in the middle of a goddamn pandemic — is off limits.  We know them; you know them; and if you didn’t know them — we promise you’ll wish they were your mom friends by the … Read More

How to Find a Therapist During Covid-19

How to Find a Therapist During Covid-19 by Alexis Barad-Cutler For parents (especially moms) right now, there is so much on our plates while taking care of others, that our own health and well-being often comes last. As this pandemic trudges on, and quarantine seems to have no end in sight, many of us are finding that our usual coping … Read More

A Year’s Worth of Pumped Milk Nearly Lost . . .

A Year’s Worth of Pumped Milk Nearly Lost . . . but not her support from the motherhood community By Julian Jamie Alessandroni Late Monday evening, Not Safe For Mom Group (nsfmg) founder, and moderator Alexis Barad-Cutler received an anonymous letter in her Inbox from a Nashville, Tennessee-based mom, who had suffered a loss to which many of us can … Read More

Resources for Birth and Postpartum

Resources for Birth and Postpartum by Not Safe For Mom Group This is our list of go-to resources for everything pregnancy, birth, and postpartum. Thank you to Sara Lyon of Glow Birth + Body for your amazing recommendations! Click on the links to learn more. Birth Doulas:Ceridwen Morris – New York City Childbirth Preparation, Birth Doula & New Parent SupportChantal … Read More