Natural Moms Podcast #75

February 27, 2008

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This week on the show I am joined by Cheryl Wenzel of Becoming a Mother. Cheryl aims to provide support and information to new moms to help them ease the transition to new motherhood.

Often, there is a big disconnect between what a woman envisions and what her postpartum experience is actually like. This can lead to feelings of surprise and let down. Cheryl shares her own personal experiences during the early months – as a mother of twins no less! – and shares some valuable advice to help women prepare as best as they can for becoming a mom.

We also discussed the many facets of postpartum depression and how pregnant moms can take steps now to have a healthier entry into motherhood.

Mom’s groups are becoming more popular and they can help new moms connect and get out of the house, but there is also a danger that Cheryl refers to as “culture of motherhood” in which moms are scared to be honest about their struggles.

You can listen on the site or download the mp3 here.

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2 Responses to “Natural Moms Podcast #75”

  1. baby girl on February 27th, 2008 5:35 pm

    I never heard about Mom’s group, I look for this.

  2. Baby accessories on October 14th, 2008 2:46 pm

    Baby accessories…

    baby bedding and nursery furniture……

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