With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we decided to do a meaningful give-away for all of our new mama’s on the scene trying to navigate their new role in womanhood. Did you know your organs can descend from your vaginal cavity from carrying or pushing your baby out, otherwise known as a prolapse? Or that you may have chronic back pain for years beyond baby was born because your core is compromised – no kidding! Postpartum recovery is such an integral part of our ability to mother and maintain a sense of self, yet healing remains a sensitive, misunderstood and often taboo subject in our society – ridiculous… we know. We are all about championing women in recovery, so this Mother’s Day we decided to collaborate with some of Canada’s top women-owned brands who are all about Mom. We felt this give-away deserved a blog post to really honour the businesses we are collaborating with who are dedicated to the well-being and healing of YOU. All designed from personal experience, let’s get straight to seeing what these amazing brands are all about, and how you can enter to win this postpartum recovery dream give-away!
Yours truly, our Lenea Control Boy Shorts rock the casbah with our cheeky lace hugging design. Why we chose this piece for the give-away – built-in tummy support, the front cotton panel is designed to promote incision healing for those who have a had a c-section. We also have a full cotton gusset, ideal for when in use with a pad or gives that added breathable coverage during and beyond recovery. Our wide power mesh support band around the waist helps to maintain control with soft brushed elastic for a skin-so-soft touch. These bottoms are ideal for the recovering mama in search of sexy, luxurious, comfort – what we love about our brand… everything of course!
Tenth Moon creates beautiful organic products for healing and recovery. What we love: Canadian made, nourishing snacks, herbal teas, rejuvenating baths and personal care must-haves. Every item helps to ease the natural discomforts of childbirth and soften the transition from pregnancy to motherhood. Definitely a must!
Best knows for their Core Confidence philosophy, the Ab System is must have to prepare your pelvic floor and your core for an optimal recovery postpartum. Founded by 3 incredible women who specialize in pre/pospartum fitness and pelvic floor health, we love this product’s modern and comprehensive take on the traditional abdominal wrap post birth.
Worn in conjunction with a series of 8 exercises all designed to help you reconnect to your core, flatten your midsection, eliminate back pain and even address those unwelcome changes in your pelvic floor – now that’s a must have piece of foundational active wear!
Since 1993 Lunapads‘ mission has been to inspire our customers to embrace more positive and informed relationships with their bodies and the Earth. What’s not to love of about a menstrual pad that avoids the harsh chemicals, plastics and bulkiness of hospital-issue postpartum pads and take special care of your tender perineum after childbirth. The larger pad sizes offer ample coverage and can be used for overnight wear once your regular period returns. The removable Inserts increase the absorbency of Lunapads to accommodate even the heaviest Postpartum flow.
Designed by a mother whose baby rolled off her chest and onto the floor, SleepBelt has become the a go-to product for skin-to-skin contact in hospitals across North America. Both stretchy and snug, SleepBelt hugs your baby against you while allowing for simple transfer to a crib or bassinet. Facilitating hands-free bonding, SleepBelt lets you enjoy your baby’s warmth and comfort, while you relax knowing your baby is snug and secure against you. What we love – now you can reach for that cup of tea, book or answer a call worry free – there is no price on peace of mind!
We are so proud to of this give-away for the value it brings (beyond the $400+!) this package has the ability to restore not only your health but confidence as well. We hope you have enjoyed our curated list of participating brands, and their must have picks to compliment this give-away to support you in your postpartum healing. From vaginal health, pelvic floor/diastasis recti strength and hands-free, skin-to-skin peace of mind. Take advantage of your opportunity to win this dream giveaway of things you don’t realize you need!