8 Things Toddlers, Not Babies, Like To Do While Breastfeeding

8 Things Toddlers, Not Babies, Like To Do While Breastfeeding

  I am still breastfeeding my 16 month old ("STILL?! When are you going to stop?" Yes yes, join the line) and I started making...
Breastfeeding Moms Stage Nurse-ins Outside of Facebook Offices

Breastfeeding Moms Stage Nurse-ins Outside of Facebook Offices

This week, breastfeeding moms around the world staged public nurse-ins outside of Facebook offices. The nurse-ins were organized on Facebook and were done in protest...
My Brest Friend is My Best Friend

“My Brest Friend is My Best Friend”

I purchased a My Brest Friend Deluxe Nursing Pillow during my first pregnancy. Then, I had little idea about the ins and outs of...
Five Things I Never Told Our Pediatrician

Five Things I Never Told Our Pediatrician

Disclaimer: Not being entirely honest with your child’s pediatrician is not recommended. But it (or not being entirely honest) was something I did because,...
Nick Jr Changes Schedule, and Parents Protests

Nick Jr Changes Schedule, and Parents Protests

Let me begin by saying that before I became a mom, I vowed to never, ever allow my kids to watch TV. But then,...
hospital birth

Ten Tips to a More “natural” Hospital Birth

Since we have so many expecting mama readers, we thought we would have a guest writer today. Kelly Whitehead is a birth doula, a...
Resources Breastfeeding Moms

8 Great Online Resources for Breastfeeding Moms

I knew nothing about breastfeeding when I started breastfeeding as a new mom. I didn’t read any books, ask any friends, or join any...
My Experience So Far on Pregnancy and Nursing

My Experience So Far on Pregnancy and Nursing

So, I'm pregnant- hooray! We are very excited to add a second trooper to the clan. Baby is due early September and my toddler...
Healthy Snacks for Breastfeeding

Healthy Snacks for Breastfeeding Moms

Breastfeeding hunger is like a hairy, talkative monster with fangs and sour bad breath. It’s worse than pregnancy hunger. It’s the ongoing cacophony inspiring...
first pregnancy vs second

Differences Between First Pregnancy, and Pregnancy with a Toddler

If you wonder where we get the ideas for our posts, sometimes they can come in the shape of a text message from a...
breastfeeding in public

Tips for Breastfeeding in Public

When thinking of a title for this post, naming eight tips for breastfeeding in public, I went through the list of horrible comments I’ve...
Baby Food Recipe: Spiced Carrots

Baby Food Recipe: Spiced Carrots

I began making my own baby food when my first daughter was around 6 months. I did it because, well, quite honestly, it sounded...