All posts by: Katy Huie Harrison, PhD

Why We Feel Mom Guilt And How To Overcome It

Tired of constantly feeling mom guilt? Here, we explore parenting guilt, where it comes from, and how we can actively overcome it. ... Read More

When to Announce a Pregnancy: A Different Opinion

Here’s my unpopular opinion about when to announce a pregnancy. I don’t think you should wait until 12 weeks! In fact, I don’t think you should follow any set rules... Read More

Let’s All Jump for Kangaroo Care Day

Learn more about what Kangaroo Care is and its benefits, compelete with an infographic for all the research-based evidence for babywearing.... Read More

14 Best Pajamas for Babies & Toddlers of 2020

I’m gonna be real here: one of my favorite things in the whole world is a freshly bathed baby slathered in calming lavender baby lotion and stuffed into a pair... Read More

Best Educational TV Shows for Toddlers & Preschoolers

Raise your hand if your kids are getting more screen time than they were in the past! Everyone? Probably. I know mine sure is.  When we’re busy trying to keep... Read More

Miscarriage Support Groups Got me Through Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

When I had my first miscarriage, I learned at 8 ½ weeks that the pregnancy had ended before I even knew it’d begun. That is, I’d been carrying a nonviable... Read More

Katy’s Blighted Ovum Story: What I Wish I’d Known

“At least there wasn’t really a baby.” I heard this phrase so often after my blighted ovum miscarriage (BO) that I actually stopped telling people what type of loss it... Read More

What (Not) to Say To Someone Who Had a Miscarriage

It’s a question I'm asked regularly: “What do I say to someone who had a miscarriage?” Here's a helpful list of what to say, and what NOT to say.... Read More

Postpartum Must Haves: The Ultimate Recovery Kit for Mom

When I was about to deliver for the first time, a friend who is an OBGYN/mom sent me a list of items I needed for postpartum recovery. And let me... Read More

Miscarriage Support: 9 Ways to Help

What do you do when you need to provide miscarriage support when a friend had a miscarriage? These 9 tips will help you give support after miscarriage. ... Read More