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Guest Blog - Motherhood Unscripted with Krystin of Grace + Parker Shop

Meet Krystin. Mother of three, owner and creative director of one of our favourite small shops, Grace + Parker. We are proud to support Krystin’s business and be a part of her tribe. Read on as she speaks to her experience becoming a mother, the struggle she endured to find herself, and the journey that brought her to a healthy balance as a successful mom boss. MOTHERHOOD, I never fully realized the emotions connected with this word.  The meaning, the many feelings connected to it, the life altering aspect of what was to come.    For as long as I can remember I knew I wanted to be a mother.  I wanted to have that perfect family, white picket fence, three kids and a dog, the kind of things that you see in movies.  Let’s fast forward to 2011 when I met my husband.  We got married in July of 2013 and in December of 2013 we were expecting our first child.   I know many people can’t relate, but I LOVED being pregnant.  I worked a pretty physical job as an Athletic an