Diastasis/Umbilical Hernia Repair: Post-Surgery Photo Log
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Diastasis/Umbilical Hernia Repair: Post-Surgery Photo Log

When people ask me if the surgery to repair my abdominal diastasis and umbilical hernia was worth it, I occasionally hesitate. The recovery is far from easy, the scar spans the entire width of my abdomen, and I still am dealing with minor little niggles here and there (incision itching, skin and muscle tightness, abdominal pain and … Continue reading

Diastasis Recti (& Hernia) Surgery–I'm Doing It
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Diastasis Recti (& Hernia) Surgery–I'm Doing It

My poor abdominals. Two ginormous pregnancies have pushed them to their breaking point (literally). And in two days I’ll be having surgery to fix them. I know…shocking, considering my last diastasis update was like a year and a half ago and at that time everything seemed to be going so well. But everything’s sort of happened really quickly, … Continue reading

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The Fallacy Of Black Lives Matter And The Alleged War On Blacks: A Mixed Girl's Perspective

I’m mixed. biracial. mulatto. Whatever you want to call it, I’m half black. half white. Which makes me something of a conundrum within the black community, a community where you’re either in or you’re way WAY out, where if you’re not for the cause you’re for The Man. So long as us half-breeds toe the … Continue reading