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Shannon Hennig

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Articles & Copywriting

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I was making an extra $30,000 a year from my side gig, so I made the switch to full-time...

Writer Shannon Hennig, an experienced healthcare industry leader, was making $30,000 a year from her freelance side hustle before getting laid-off from her full-time job. Already tired of balancing her 9-to-5 workload with motherhood and other obligations, Hennig decided to transition to full-time self-employment - and she hasn't looked back.
Porch vs Patio - Pros, Cons, Comparisons and Costs

There is nothing like spending a quiet summer evening outside watching the sun slowly set or entertaining a group of friends. Outdoor living spaces are very popular and in order to take full advantage of your property, you want to consider a dedicated space which can accommodate seating, dining, and even cooking.
Concrete vs Fiberglass Pool - Pros, Cons, Comparisons and Costs

When the weather begins to warm up, your thoughts naturally turn to summer and the time you can spend outside. When the temperature soars, one of the best ways to stay cool is in a swimming pool. Concrete and in-ground pools are two different options to consider when installing a pool in your backyard.
Marble vs Porcelain Tile Flooring - Pros, Cons, Comparisons and Costs

When choosing new tile for your floor, there are lots of products on the market. Beyond appearance there are other important features to think about like durability, ongoing maintenance, and regular cleaning. Marble and porcelain tile are two popular materials and both can be used in your next flooring project.

Health & Wellness Content

In A World of Shame, Self-Compassion Is A Radical Act

Before we talk about the actual practice of self-compassion, it's important to define what it is. Dr. Kristin Neff is an internationally renowned expert on self-compassion and according to her, self-compassion is treating yourself with the same care and kindness as you would a good friend.
Postpartum Depression Doesn't Just End After One Year

Postpartum depression and other mood disorders are confusing. To start, there's a lot of misconception about when the postpartum period ends. And that misconception leads to confusion and arbitrary rules about when and how moms can get help. It can also... #depression #maternalmentalhealth #moms

Family First Wellness
Why All Moms Need a Postpartum Mental Health Plan

Creating a postpartum mental health plan when you're in the middle of planning for a new baby is something all women should be encouraged to do. Maybe you've always wanted to be a mom, so you assume that you won't have any problems adjusting after baby has arrived.

Join the BFD Study with Iodine's Start App

Postpartum Progress is excited to be continuing its partnership with Iodine, the creators of an app for your iOS smartphone called Start that helps you track your progress when starting a new anti-depressant. We believe that when your health information is given to you in an easy to understand way, you've got the power to act on it and make better decisions.

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