Sex After Birth: When & How to Approach Postpartum Sex

Sex After Birth: When & How to Approach Postpartum Sex

A lot of women find themselves confused and feeling isolated when it comes to the conversation of sex after baby. Who can you talk to about sex when you’re a new mom? Can you bring it up at playgroup or with your friends? Women feel like they should be ready, even if they aren’t. This leaves new moms wondering if they’ve done something wrong, if their body is “broken” or if they are disappointing their partner.

How to Work through the Mom Identity Crisis and Feel Like Yourself

How to Work through the Mom Identity Crisis and Feel Like Yourself

Momma, today you are in the midst of your matrescence. Whether you became a mother a day, a week, a month or a year ago, you are in your transition. You look different. You feel different.

The Best Lube for Sex After Birth

The Best Lube for Sex After Birth

When you are having sex after birth, you might notice that your vagina is dry. Vaginal dryness can happen for a number of reasons. For postpartum women, it is related to hormones. While many postpartum women experience vaginal dryness, it is even more common for women who are breastfeeding. Finding a lube for postpartum sex [...]

What Moms Actually Lose When Leaving Their Jobs

What Moms Actually Lose When Leaving Their Jobs

Whether it is by choice or circumstance, the decision to leave a job and become a stay-at-home mom or work-from-home mom comes with big adjustments. Mom overwhelm causes stressors and uncertainties for moms at home. The outside pressure + your personal expectations of yourself can cause you to lose confidence, struggle to fill your bucket, [...]

What Impacts Postpartum Sex Drive?

What Impacts Postpartum Sex Drive?

Lube and libido, both things that have a huge impact on our sex and intimacy after baby, and we're going to break down, what happens to our libido after we have a baby, what kind of lube might be right for you, and how we can kind of get into this sexual intimacy space again, without feeling like shit.

And without just trying to get it done.

5 Ways a New Dad Changes After Baby’s Birth

5 Ways a New Dad Changes After Baby’s Birth

And baby makes three. The birth of a new baby brings changes to a couple, both the new mom and the new dad. While both science and society are still exploring what it means to be a new parent in 2021, there are many things we know but are not discussed. At Postpartum Together we [...]

50 Best Stay at Home Date Ideas for Couples

50 Best Stay at Home Date Ideas for Couples

You do not have to make fancy arrangements to enjoy a date night. Stay at home date ideas for couples can give you more chances to connect with your partner. No babysitter is required. Dressing up is optional and the options are endless. Finding a stay-at-home date night idea that you love will be a [...]

Top 5 Infant Care Tips for Leaving the House

Top 5 Infant Care Tips for Leaving the House

Leaving the house with a baby is no small feat. Sure, you get better at it and you learn what does and does not work. But, as a new mom or a mom with a baby AND an older child, infant care and travel are huge. Whether you are traveling to the doctor, lunch with [...]

How Postpartum Body Image Impacts Sex After Baby

How Postpartum Body Image Impacts Sex After Baby

Struggling to reconnect sexually with your partner after having a baby? While there are many factors when it comes to sex and intimacy, one of the biggest factors is body image. Body image is both the way you see yourself AND the way you think your partner (and others) sees you. Body image being in [...]

10 LEGIT Jobs for a Work From Home Mom

10 LEGIT Jobs for a Work From Home Mom

More and more people are looking for jobs that can be done from home. Many of those people are moms who are looking for a way to make money during naptime, nighttime, and on their own schedule. it is no surprise that work-from-home rates are going up and people are becoming more and more creative [...]

How to Identify Your Family Values

How to Identify Your Family Values

What are family values? They are the collective values that guide you as a family unit. Knowing your family values can be the key to success and growth with your people. If you do not know what is guiding your decisions and actions, how do you expect to move in the direction you want? In [...]

Is Your Communication Style Internal or External?

Is Your Communication Style Internal or External?

In a relationship, communication is key. However, most people are not taught their processing and communication styles. This can lead to misunderstanding and conflict, especially if you and your partner have a different communication style. What is an internal and external processor? An internal processor is someone who thinks to talk. He will likely spend [...]