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Alana hatton

Meet Alana Hatton

Greetings, ladies! I’m thrilled to be among the new contributors to this awesome resource and excited for the opportunity to explore my writing skills in a more personal way, that as a new mama. My husband, Patrick, and I welcomed our first child on December 1 – a daughter we named Remy Lee. We didn’t […]

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The Newborn Haze and the Mad Dash Back to “Normal”

  Right after I had my first child (almost six years ago now), I remember feeling like the very hardest part about all of it…and there was a lot that was hard….was not having my “normal” anymore. It was, and still is, the weirdest feeling to me.  You live in the same house. It’s full […]

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Austin Moms Blog | 50 Shades of Babies

50 Shades of Babies: 50 Things You Didn’t Know About Parenthood

Every baby is different. You’ll hear it at least 1000 times…this week. And sure, it’s true (if monotonous to hear). That’s why when I started writing this piece on what 50 things new parents should expect or know, I thought I would get input from a few parents. Imagine my surprise when a “few” instantly […]

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Post Baby Blues

The Difference Between Postpartum Depression & Post-Baby Blues

I had the Post Baby blues after the birth of my son. I would feel happy one minute, and then sad the next. When it would start to get dark, the worse my baby blues got.  I remember absolutely DREADING the night. I would become extremely anxious and sad, and I would often escape to […]

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Truths on Placenta Encapsulation, Austin Moms Blog, Hill Country Placentas

Hill Country Placentas for Healthier Mom & Baby

Placenta encapsulation is becoming a mainstream practice as mamas find out about the multitude of benefits for both mom and baby! Lisa Kestler, owner of Hill Country Placentas, shares with us why she’s passionate about this work and how she makes it convenient for her clients. Truths on Encapsulating Your Placenta Encapsulating your placenta is […]

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Resources for the NEW Austin Mama!

A couple of weeks ago, Austin Moms Blog contributor Elizabeth Hunter hooked all of you expecting Mamas up with a ton of resources to help throughout your pregnancy.  Whether you like it or not, though, that baby is going to come out of you eventually (I know, it doesn’t seem possible, but trust me…it will […]

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