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I'm a 31 year old first-time mother of a beautiful 9 month old baby girl. As a young adult I experienced a panic attack which as one could imagine was very frightening. I was prescribed Cymbalta which I took up until my husband and I decided we wanted to try and get pregnant. My baby was three... Full Bio
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Happy New Year 2012! by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety Wow, it's been awhile since we've caught up, hasn't it? My daughter is 21 months old and boy has she grown! She now looks like a little girl....I say that because you know, ... Read on »
Without My Baby by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety I was heading to the spa last weekend and I began to feel this twirling anxious sensation. I've noticed that it usually comes about when I'm alone. This experience is manage ... Read on »
Happy New Year! by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety My New Year's Eve was a mellow one, go figure. Hubby and I rented a couple of movies and invited my sister over who is alone for the holiday because her boyfriend went to At ... Read on »
Looking Back by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety I was holding my baby last night before putting her down to sleep for the night and it reminded me of when she was first born. During that time it was difficult for me to st ... Read on »
Finding Time For Being A Couple by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety I realize that the baby is our priority, but that doesn't mean hubby and I should put each other on the back burner. But even with this said I'm finding it extremely hard to ... Read on »
Baby Loved Santa by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety I was unsure how she would react to meeting Santa for the first time. I took her to a MOMS Club event yesterday afternoon and they had Santa show up with a bag of goodies to ... Read on »
Managing Holiday Anxiety by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety We're in the midst of the holiday season and life is moving faster than ever. I seem to have my anxiety in check, but for the first time today I felt a bit clostrophobic wit ... Read on »
Chynna Phillips Enters Rehab For Anxiety - Starpulse.com by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety Chynna Phillips Enters Rehab For Anxiety - Starpulse.com Read on »
Mom's Night Out by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety I went out with the MOMS Club last night, where we met at the St. Regis Hotel for drinks. It was my first time meeting the ladies, and that always makes for an anxious situa ... Read on »
Napping by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety Ava is 9 months old next week and I'm wondering if anyone else still naps when their baby goes down for one. I hear different stories about how women tend to other things wh ... Read on »
Working Out...Again by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety Have you ever looked at a photo of yourself and gone, "Oh man, I've gained weight." Well, that was my experience over the weekend. My husband and I had our first night out t ... Read on »
About to Lose It? by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety I really had to stop and ask myself this question today. This week has been mentally brutal, as baby has been in a cranky/fussy mood. I've seen her go through phases in the ... Read on »
Baby is Active by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety My daughter Ava is almost 9 months now and so many new developments have happened: she can crawl, she has one tooth and she just waved hi to me yesterday. All these new thin ... Read on »
Are Celebrities Too Politically Vocal? by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety Celebrities have always been put on a petalstool for some strange reason. I rarely, if ever, get star struck. They're normal people, just like the rest of us. So what makes ... Read on »
Dizzy After Exercising by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety If you're anything like me, you get dizzy after taking long walks or working out in the gym. I used to think it was because of my anxiety, but I've come to learn that it is ... Read on »
Dealing With Holiday Stress by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety For all those other mothers out there gearing up for the holiday season, try and approach it with ease. I know you're probably rolling your eyes right now. But really, do on ... Read on »
Happy Halloween by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety Baby's First Halloween dressed as Tigger Read on »
Mind Over Matter by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety Just when things start getting better you begin to forget how to handle a situation when the anxiety comes back. I had been feeling fantastic for a number of weeks now, but ... Read on »
MOMS Club by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety The first few months of motherhood were stressful enough and on top of that I was dealing with severe anxiety. I took a two day mini-vacation away from my family to rest. Du ... Read on »
Baby Is Eating Food! by anxiousmommies Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety Gosh, it seems like forever since I've updated my blog....maybe that's because it has been. I'll try and be more diligent about it.  Baby has grown so much since my last pos ... Read on »