Monica

Hi mom, thanks for visiting! I am Monica, proud mom of 2 beautiful girls and author of the mom blog Conquering Motherhood. Giving birth to my second daughter was one of the most wonderful and empowering events of my life. That’s what’s inspired me to start this journey and share my story with you. Also, being a mother of a baby and a toddler, I know mom’s life is not always easy. Finding comfort in knowing you are not alone has always helped me. So, I’d like to pay it forward and share with other moms what I have learnt along the way. Here you will find tips, suggestions and recommendations on how to tackle motherhood.

Kathryn's positive water birth story at a birth center

Kathryn’s Birth Story: a water birth at the birth center

Positive Birth Stories are here to revolutionize the way we look at birth (and change the world 🙂 )! Fear and stress associated to birth are one of the main reason why women don’t manage to achieve a joyful birth experience. And it doesn’t have to be that way! You can read more about Positive Birth Stories here. Or …

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40+ Positive Birth Stories (to Conquer the Fear of Birth!)

What you’ll find here: only positive birth stories of any kind. From hospital births, to women giving birth at home or a birth center. Water births, inductions, c-sections, or epidurals. No matter what kind of birth you are planning on having, I am sure you will find a story here that will resonate with you. …

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Christina’s Birth Stories: when an epidural is what you need

Positive Birth Stories are here to revolutionize the way we look at birth (and change the world 🙂 )! Fear and stress associated to birth are one of the main reason why women don’t manage to achieve a joyful birth experience. And it doesn’t have to be that way! You can read more about Positive Birth Stories here. Or …

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The Most Powerful Birth Affirmations for a Positive Birth Experience

Birth affirmations are positive statements about the expecting or laboring mom, their baby and their birthing process. Through repetition, they can turn any negative thought that a mom-to-be may have about giving birth into a positive one. This will reduce any stress and anxiety, and boost their self-esteem and self-confidence. They actually play a crucial …

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The different types of Cloth Diapers: How do I choose the right one?

So many moms looking into cloth diapers for their babies get so confused about all the different types available. And rightfully so! It can be so confusing trying to figure them all out. So, how many types of cloth diapers are there and what are they like? The different types of Cloth Diapers Well, there …

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Cloth VS Disposable Diapers (How to Save Money AND the Planet!)

If you landed on this page, you are probably considering reusable cloth diapers for your baby instead of disposable ones. I am guessing you are environmentally conscious but you want to find out if cloth diapers will break the bank! 🙂 Well, let me tell you, I don’t consider myself to be an eco warrior, …

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