"I started hooping while I was still nursing my son. It didn't cause any problems and gave me a wonderful way to play and de-stress. Guilt is tough to deal with. I think all new mom's struggle with it. But you do not have to feel guilty…"
"I've gone through this as well. I have a two year old and a one year old - 15 months apart. I didn't pick up the hoop "for real" again until a few weeks ago when my youngest turned one! I just didn't have time or energy- now…"
"Congratulations on bringing your little one into the world! I'm not a mother but I would advice you to definitely make sure you do things to make yourself happy! What a great way to show your children, even at this young, that momma loves…"
"Thank you for all the advice and suggestions.
I feel like since he's 6months I can start doing things for
Myself. But the guilt. Do I dot wash? Or hoop? Do I clean the bottles or hoop? Laughs.
I think I need to work on finding the balance.
"Hi there! I have a 7 month old daughter and I started hooping again in february after not hooping for over a year during my pregnancy and the first few months of my daughters life. I noticed a decrease in milk production and got mastitis…"
"Hi there. My name is Aradia
I'm in THE EXACT same thought process!!
My guy will be 7 months on the full moon this month, and my hoops are starting to get dusty...
this has never happened before:(
I never feel like I have the time and
I am a new mom who also nurses.I am having a hard time getting back into hooping after having my son.It's been 6months and I miss him.I know it's silly but I'm worried of I work out I might some how lower my supply.Then I have new mothers guilt.I feel so guilty if I don't spend all my free time with him.Help!!!Hooping was such a big part of my life before I had him and I still want it to be.Any advice would be appreciated. :)See More
"160 psi I great for beginners. Works better to add beads, beans, or sand to add noise / weight.
Or just cut the tubbing in all different sizes.
Use plastic connector. Metal makes your hoop unbalanced.
Hope this helps. Happy…"
Hey congrats on your baby.. I am currently 17weeks pregnant myself. Once I felt I was in the safe zone to hoop again. I tried using my normal hoop. I experienced that it bruised my belly. A LOT.I didn’t buy any new hoop I just made my…"
"Hello, My name is Emily. I recently found out that I am pregnant. From talking to the nurses over the phone they said I am about 8weeks. But I go in for my first ultra sound on the 28th. I am excited then kind of mad. Im 23 and a baby was not part…"
Do you teach hoop classes? *Please only answer 'yes' if you teach classes on a regular basis.
What year did you start hooping? (e.g. 2003)
Who is your hoop mamma or papa? (The person who introduced you to hooping)
Sparle Movement (Miss Lacye)
Who's hoop style do you love? i.e. Who inspires you?
Totally a body Hooper, Hoopalicious!!
What is your goal for 2013 and why is it important? (Doesn't have to be hoop related.)
Travel and spread the joy of hooping. One hoop at a time.
I recently relocated my son and I back to the great North West.
Since I had him Hooping has been placed on the back burner... but I say NO MORE.
My goal is to get back into hooping full forced like I was...
Homestay - Click yes if you would consider sharing accommodations with Hoop City Citizens visiting your hometown.