Andie Mitchell

Andie Mitchell

Beyonce and the Dangers of Childbirth for Black Women

Beyonce and the Dangers of Childbirth for Black Women [unable to retrieve full-text content] Photo credit: Flicks / agecombahia I know that Beyonce’s quotes about her FUPA (fatty upper pubic area—yes I’m purposely calling it ‘pubic’ and not what you likely call it—also sometimes… The post Beyonce and the Dangers of Childbirth for Black Women […]

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Andie Mitchell

Research Shows Diet Can Potentially Cause—And Prevent—Depression

Research Shows Diet Can Potentially Cause—And Prevent—Depression Photo credit: Flickr / Ian Sane I’m always sensitive to reporting with regard to nutrition and depression, because I’m someone who specializes in talking about nutrition and someone who lives with depression. People never want to acknowledge that depression isn’t simply ‘choosing to be down in the dumps;’ […]

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Andie Mitchell

Everything They Know About Obesity is Wrong—But I Knew Better

Everything They Know About Obesity is Wrong—But I Knew Better Huffington Post published an incredible article about the effect weight bias has on the lives of everyday people, titled “Everything You Know About Obesity is Wrong,” and you need to read it. No, seriously, go read it. I posted part of this on Facebook, but […]

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Turkey Melts with Cranberry Sauce and Sprouts

Turkey Melts with Cranberry Sauce and Sprouts This post is sponsored by Land O’Lakes & The Feedfeed – all opinions are my own. Thanks for supporting the brands that support this blog. The number one thing I’ve missed while being pregnant for the past nine months is a Mayflower sandwich. If you live in or […]

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Third Trimester Recap

Third Trimester Recap If you had talked to me two weeks or so ago, I would have told you that this has been my favorite trimester of pregnancy by far. I felt good physically and emotionally; it was fun to feel pregnant pregnant—big belly, slight waddle, and all, and my due date seemed to be […]

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Our Baby Boy Nursery

Our Baby Boy Nursery Planning a nursery—or designing any room, for that matter—is as fun as it is daunting. I can assure you though, it’s all much MUCH easier when you have a mom with gorgeous taste and very definite opinions on what *works.* In a few months’ time, we were able to turn one […]

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