Teresa Maly

Teresa is a transplant originally from Iowa and spent her twenties bouncing around the Midwest. She is expecting her first child in Summer 2022 after infertility, pregnancy loss, and IVF. Professionally, Teresa works in healthcare marketing at an advertising agency. When not at her laptop, you can find her enjoying the outdoors, putting her cats in tiny hats against their will, and beauty & fashion.

Silver Linings and Rainbows: My Miscarriage Story

I knew something was wrong when I had flu-like symptoms at 10 weeks pregnant — it didn't feel like morning sickness. I remember leaving the office on Friday afternoon so pale and clammy that...

From Pet Mom to Baby Mom: Thoughts on Pet Loss

Call it woman’s intuition– I walked in the house on a Saturday night, fresh off the airplane from a work conference, and the house was too quiet. Something wasn’t right. Then my husband immediately...
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Get Started with Clean Beauty for The Whole Family

My clean beauty journey started after years of allergies and eczema– no matter what makeup, skin care or cleaning product I used, I had treatment-resistant eczema. A friend from Seattle introduced me to the...

I Am Not Invincible: My Deep Vein Thrombosis Story

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) occurs when a blood clot forms in one or more of the deep veins in the body, usually in the legs. Deep vein thrombosis can be serious — and turn...

My Pregnancy is Normal, and So Is Yours

One winter Monday afternoon, a nurse from our fertility clinic called to tell me that my pregnancy test was positive. I sat there at my home office desk for a couple minutes totally stunned...

Your Guide to the Beauty Brands Liter Sale

This post is sponsored by Beauty Brands. Shop their Liter Sale now through August 7, in stores or online. First a confession: I am a sucker for the latest and greatest haircare products. I've been pulled...
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