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Postpartum Belly Binding - A Bandita Story

Postpartum Belly Binding - A Bandita Story

Every woman has a different pregnancy/postpartum experience.   This week we're sharing Kelli's postpartum compression experience. We hope you'll send us your story for a chance to be featured on the Bandita Blog.  Having 3 girls you learn tips and tricks that help you through your pregnancies and after. One of those things for me was postpartum belly binding. I read all about this when I was pregnant with my second daughter and was so curious if it would work for me. I decided to take the plunge and get one to try after she was born, I’m so glad I did!...

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High-Risk Pregnancy After Infertility - A Bandita Story

High-Risk Pregnancy After Infertility - A Bandita Story

Every woman has a different pregnancy/delivery experience.   This week we're sharing Kristyn Hodgdon's story of infertility and high risk pregnancy. We hope you'll send us your story for a chance to be featured on the Bandita Blog.  I always say that the scars of infertility don’t fade the minute you find out you’re pregnant. Even though my first reaction was to be ecstatic upon receiving a positive HCG beta test after a long road of infertility and IVF, my happiness quickly turned to skepticism and fear. In the infertility community, we are all too aware of the miscarriage statistics. 1...

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How to Stay Motivated When Your Turn Into A Mombie!

How to Stay Motivated When Your Turn Into A Mombie!

Calling all Mombies...be sure to check out these "survival" tips from from Mom and Beachbody Coach and Mentor, Alli Upham!  The word TIRED has a COMPLETELY new meaning after having a kid…Whether you’re staying up all night because your kid is sick, or you’re like me for the past 5 months and dealing with a baby that just WILL NOT EVER SLEEP. Being a mom is an absolutely beautiful thing, and I wouldn’t trade it for ANYTHING! But let me tell you something… I’ve never been more tired in my LIFE! And being super tired when you are trying to work on your #MOMBOD has been really...

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Staying Active Throughout Your Pregnancy!

Staying Active Throughout Your Pregnancy!

We're excited to share this guest blog post from lifestyle blogger and mom-to-be, Kathleen Hurley. When it comes to working out during pregnancy there are a ton of mixed opinions and I’ve been getting a lot of ??? from you guys about what type of workouts to do while pregnant. To be completely honest I haven’t “worked out” in the traditional sense at all this pregnancy. With my first pregnancy, I tried to maintain exercising occasionally and keeping up with the type of exercising that I had enjoyed (pre-pregnancy) like soul cycle & running but I learned pretty quickly my new...

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