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Pittsburgh, PA: Post 9 HQ
  Let’s just be real. Motherhood is a job. There is no question there. We’ve noticed that some people need a little help understanding that. So, we’ll explain.  Motherhood isn’t just a job, it’s your own personal startup company. Hear...
The Post 9 Tiny Interview with Jennifer Lydon
Welcome to the Post 9 Tiny Interview Series: Short interviews with moms who we think are really awesome and awesomely keep it real. We want you to know that you are not alone with your struggles, fears, challenges, and victories....
Post 9 Product & Personalization FAQ
  Q: Who is Post 9 designed for? A: Post 9 is exclusively designed for moms with babies 0-12 months old. You can order while you are pregnant, after the baby is born, or you may order a Post 9...
The Post 9 Hospital Bag Checklist
It can happen quickly. You're newly pregnant, you feel like you are holding onto the most wonderful secret (while losing your lunch) and then it hits you: You're going to have to have the baby. Sometimes, you don’t start really thinking about...
The Post 9 Tiny Interview with Sarah Dugan
Welcome to the Post 9 Tiny Interview series: Short interviews with moms who we think are really awesome and awesomely keep it real. Meet Sarah Dugan!
Five Tips for Postpartum Survival Mode
If you’re feeling inundated by postpartum advice, you’re not the only one. There’s so much information out there, and sometimes you just want to know: What is life going to be like once I have this baby (or, these babies?)...
The Myth of the "Fourth Trimester" For Mom
Far more than being fuzzy math, the idea of the “fourth trimester” can be both a confusing and limiting concept for new moms. The term “fourth trimester” was coined by Dr. Harvey Karp, author of The Happiest Baby on the...
Six Unexpected Things Pregnant Women Should Know About Birth Recovery
It is undeniable that it’s a glorious time to be a mom. Why? Finally new and experienced moms are speaking out about their postpartum experiences and they are as varied as the moms themselves! Knowledge may be power, but it’s...
Post 9: How It Works
With the Post 9 pre-orders going live today, we thought it would be a great time to go a little more in depth about how it all works. Yes, we’re a subscription box, but we’re so much more.   We are...
Five Things to Know About Exclusive Pumping Moms
This Breastfeeding Month, we’d like to show a little love for moms who exclusively pump. If you’re not familiar with exclusive pumping, or EPing, you’re not alone. Many people, pregnant and new moms included, don’t know about this baby feeding...
Gearing Up for Pre-Orders!
We know that moms-to-be are all about dates. You have your appointments, your shower, your due date… and then the date you actually have the baby. We here at Post 9 are no different and we’re excited to share our...
Meet our Co-Founder Crystal
Hi, I am Crystal - Mom to a two-year old, Nuri, and a baby company.  I’ve always been a little lax about the idea of motherhood - knowing that I love children but wasn’t sure that being a mother was...
Meet our Co-Founder Katie
Hi, I’m Katie-Mom to almost 3 year old daughter Mila and a few-day-old son Adam.  Prior to motherhood, I was the definition of a corporate business woman - working for numerous, large, international corporations, behind a computer, at a desk...
Why We Started Post 9
One sunny beautiful morning, after meeting at New Mom’s Coffee… We’re just kidding! We live in Pittsburgh. It’s always gray and raining.  But yes, we met as first time mothers at a New Moms Coffee group and were relieved that...