All posts by: Katy Huie Harrison, PhD

Carly’s Story + Coping with a Cancelled IVF Cycle Due to Social Distancing

Imagine watching everyone around you have a child easily, and not being able to have one yourself. Imagine FINALLY getting pregnant, only to miscarry repeatedly, and then eventually stop conceiving... Read More

10 Natural Ways to Boost Your Immune System

Lots of people are panicking about health, feeling helpless and searching for natural ways to boost the immune system. First, and foremost, the best thing you can do right now... Read More

Giving Birth Alone at The Hospital Is Many Women’s New Reality

Pregnant women currently face a lot of scary possibilities, including limited family members meeting their babies, and even giving birth alone. ... Read More

25 Toddler & Preschool Activities at Home: Social Distancing with Kids

I feel you, mamas. We’re stuck at home with our kids while we practice social distancing during the Coronavirus. And we’re wondering what the hell we’re supposed to do with... Read More

3 Ways to Ease Anxiety While Living with Uncertainty

Undoubtedly, we’re in hard times right now, and we’re dealing with uncertainty in a way most of us have never experienced before. Our age group didn’t live through the Great... Read More

Cloth Diapers 101: 9 Cloth Diapering Tips for Moms Who Hate Laundry!

Oh laundry. A new mom’s worst nightmare. I hate laundry. I don’t know why; I just do. In fact, my hatred for doing laundry almost pushed me away from trying... Read More

Knowing the Signs of Postpartum Anxiety Saved My Life

This is not about “normal" emotions after giving birth, but a serious mental health issue. We must try to understand dealing with postpartum anxiety.... Read More

Cancer After Miscarriage: How My Baby & an ER Nurse Saved My Life

My miscarriage story is not typical, but it's so special. Thanks to my baby, and a vigilant ER nurse, I found out I had cancer after miscarriage. Read more here.... Read More

Baby Registry Must Haves, + What You DON’T Need

Trying to build a baby registry was a lot like having writer’s block. I could not force myself to sit down at my computer and tackle this daunting task. It’s... Read More

Dear TTC Women, Here are 9 Secrets You Need to Know About The Two Week Wait (2ww)

Ah… The dreaded two week wait. Also known in the trying to conceive (TTC) community as the 2ww. This period of waiting is filled with both anxiety and hope, which... Read More