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One of a Kind

Your baby is unlike other babies and you are unlike other mothers. Your baby is unique and the only one of its kind. You are unique and the only one of your kind. Embed that in your brain and say it every morning when you wake up or remember that the next time you start to compare yourself and  ...

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Garlicky Cod Rice Bowl

I woke up yesterday morning craving sautéed kale and black-eyed peas. It was one of those cravings that no matter what you do, you just can’t shake it. Add some warm, buttery brown rice and the lightness of wild-caught cod and you’ve got yourself a drool-worthy bowl. After having  ...

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Miscarriage

It’s funny how life works sometimes. I honestly have no idea where I’m going with this post but we’ll get there when we get there. I want to talk about something really important, though: miscarriage. You hear about women having them but you never hear women talking about them. It’s almost like  ...

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About

Hey I’m Ayla! I’m a Jacqueline of all trades but first and foremost I’m a mother. I have a fiery passion for helping others and vast knowledge when it comes to health and wellness. As for motherhood I’m an open book. When I’m not working on Mama Tried you can  ...

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Leo’s Birth Story

I’ve tried writing this so many times, fearful that I would forget. Thank God I took a bazillion photos that take me back to those exact moments. It was early September, around week 38 of the pregnancy, and I was having consistent contractions. My doula, and dear friend, Sylvia was  ...

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