I want my children to grow up loving their bodies while also learning to like others for who they are. I currently have a house full of boys and I want them to learn to like girls no matter what shape they are. Especially as women our bodies go through so much change and I want them to always make others feel good about themselves!Read more
I don’t think there was ever a time that I felt 100% in love with my body. I have always had these highs and lows regarding the way I felt towards it. There are days that I feel like a beautiful Goddess when I look in the mirror and days that I’ve feel less than. I am a pretty confident person, which I attribute to my mother and the other strong ass woman that helped to raise me. Growing up in Brooklyn, you have to have some grit behind you to survive in the neighborhood that I come from. But, no matter how strong I like to believe I am, I still have my insecurities. It’s just human nature.Read more
It took 10 months to grow him, my body won’t bounce back instantaneously. I was able to create two babies within two years. I’m proud of that. I’m proud of my body for nourishing them (even if it’s not the way I wanted or intended).Read more
Repurposing your hope&plum Cloth Bags!
When we first started hope&plum, one of our core values was a focus on environmentally-friendly business practices. When it came to our packaging, we wanted it to be a minimal as possible. We settled on reusable cotton bags and we haven't looked back! Our customers have come up with so many fun ways to reuse their hope&plum bags. Here are a few of our favorite ideas!Read more