Mary Sauer

Mary is a freelance writer living in the Midwest with her husband and two girls. With her free time she loves to read, cook, brush up on her MBTI knowledge, binge watch the Good Wife, or take a great nap.

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With Essential Oils, “Natural” Is Not A Health Guarantee

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Knowing What You're In For During A Labor Induction Will Improve Your Experience

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Should U.S. Mothers Get Home Visits After Baby?

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Jenny Lewis Creates Anthem For Lonely Moms

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Parenting Like The Scandinavians Is Totally Unrealistic

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How Your Brain Adjusts To Your Second Kid Is Quietly Miraculous

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These Women Treated Their Postpartum Depression Without Drugs — Here's What Experts Advise

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If You're An Empath, Here's How You Might Experience Your Child's Emotions

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Moms Are *Obsessed* With Babywearing To The Point Of Buying $800 Carriers

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A Neonatal Resuscitation Educator Can Tell You *A Lot* About That Miraculous First Breath

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Toxic Positivity Kept Me From Speaking Up About My Perinatal Mood Disorder

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No One Is Taking Care Of New Moms, & It's A Legitimate Crisis

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I Tried Not To Insult Myself For Five Days & It Was Actually Really Hard

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This Joke About My Preschooler Having A “Boyfriend” Is Actually Really Screwed Up

Nobody Understands That When You’re Breastfeeding You’re Mentally On-Call 24/7

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Millennials Are Becoming Doulas In Droves. Here's Why.

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I'm Not A New Mom Anymore, But I Still Have Postpartum Anxiety

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This One Type Of Mom-Shaming Could Actually Save Lives

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I Basically Potty Trained My Child In One Day — Yes, Really.

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Inside The World Of Umbilical Cord Art