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Amanda Bensabat

Amanda Bensabat
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My Journey Through Postpartum Anxiety & Depression :: Recovery {Part 4 of 5}

Author's note: This is a part of a series written at different stages of my experience with postpartum depression and anxiety. If you feel like something is not right, please reach out. You do...

My Journey Through Postpartum Anxiety & Depression :: Getting Help {Part 3 of...

Author's note: This is a part of a series written at different stages of my experience with postpartum depression and anxiety. If you feel like something is not right, please reach out. You do...

My Journey Through Postpartum Anxiety & Depression :: The Chaos Within {Part 2 of...

Author's note: This is a part of a series written at different stages of my experience with postpartum depression and anxiety. If you feel like something is not right, please reach out. You do...

My Journey Through Postpartum Anxiety & Depression :: The Calm Before the Storm {Part...

Writer's Note :: I wrote this post at 4 weeks, 6 days postpartum. I thought I was adapting to life as a mom of 3 and no longer suffering from the anxious thoughts that...

My Unexpected Natural Birth Story

My first child was born via cesarean section due to his breech presentation. 19 months later, I had a VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean), and it was as wonderful as I hoped. We knew...

Mom Strong :: Training for Labor

Mom Strong :: Training for Labor I truly never would have imagined I would be this physically fit at 33 years old, let alone at 36 weeks pregnant with my third child. I did not...

Loss after Loss :: Consecutive Miscarriages

Loss after Loss :: Consecutive Miscarriages Here I sit, in silence. Something I crave as a mother of two children. But the silence is deafening. It was excruciating when we had what was supposed to...

NOMB 4th Annual Mom’s Night Out :: A Wedding Party Recap

Disclosure :: our New Orleans Moms Night Out Wedding Party at the historic and beautiful New Orleans Museum of Art would not have been possible without our amazing team of community sponsors :: Children's...

The Story of Us :: I Fell in Love With You When

I fell in love with you ... when I saw you in the student union. Long hair, tall and you didn't speak to me. ... when we went out to the local bar (the Caterie) to...

My Birth Story :: A Necessary C-Section

I had a normal, healthy pregnancy with my first child. No high blood pressure, gestational diabetes, or swelling. My weight gain was within the normal range (although I probably should have gained far less considering how poorly I...

NOMB 2nd Annual Holiday Giving :: ‘Tis Better to Give Than Receive

It's that time of year when the holiday season is almost upon us. We at New Orleans Moms Blog are passionate about our ability to give back to our community. In the past, our holiday charities...

Dear Mr. President :: An Open Letter From Parents Across America

Full disclosure :: this is NOT a political piece. It doesn't have to be. The issue that concerns families across the United States is that of student loan repayment. No, this topic is not, as...

Having More Kids :: How Do You Know When You Are Finished?

I don't want to get into a religious, political or moral debate about family planning. I personally believe in responsible decision-making when it comes to how many children I should have. I consider all things...

Paleo(ish) :: A 4 Week Meal Plan

I have written about my journey to get healthy. Approximately 14 months ago, I changed what I put into my body and started following a ::mostly:: paleo diet. I did my research, and it...