Lauren Salles

Lauren Salles is a licensed Speech-Language Therapist by day, and an aspiring author by night. She writes about mental health, motherhood, and other life lessons on her Substack Substack and Instagram Instagram. During those rare moments of child-free hobby time, you’ll find her paddle boarding around Virginia Beach.

Birth Stories

I didn’t bond with my baby right away—and that’s OK

I used to believe in love at first sight—until I gave birth.