So I don't know about you, but I can have a pretty mean sweet tooth. I also can never plan ahead and buy the groceries that I need- so when the sweet tooth strikes I have to get creative! I took to the panty and was able to scrape up cookie dough, coco powder and … Continue reading “Moo Bars”
I make promises to people all the time- promise I'll get that done for you, promise I'll call tonight, promise to be there- and I'm pretty good at following through (minus a couple episodes of mom brain). But do you know who I absolutely cannot keep a promise to? Myself. When I first got diagnosed … Continue reading Making promises to myself..
There are tons of different supplements out there for boating milk supply, but it can be hard to narrow down which ones you need and how to use them. Here's an example of what supplements I take and how I incorporate them into my day. Goats Rue I take the 10ml doses of Goats Rue … Continue reading Breastfeeding Bootcamp: How to Supplement for More Milk
When I was pregnant with August I weighed myself religiously to see if I was on track with my "target" weight gain. But after I gave birth, not so much. Initially I was afraid of the scale- I didn't care to see that the numbers said. Then on day I stepped on the scale and … Continue reading Hitting that Pre-Baby Weight
I am back to work full-time this week after a much needed break over summer. I went back to work when August was 2 months old. I worked and pumped for five weeks before summer break. Prior to returning to work and during those five weeks I pumped often to boost my board elite low … Continue reading Breastfeeding Bootcamp: What you need to know about pumping!
The Christmas before August was born my sister got me this super cute zipper pouch that reads "mommy". Little did I know this would become an invaluable item in my diaper bag. So what is a "mom bag"? Let me show you! My mom bag keeps all the important things that I would typically have … Continue reading Making a “Mom Bag”
I can't believe my baby boy is five months! Almost half a year! Time needs to slow down, now. He has changed so much over the past few weeks- he now is 25.5 inches long and weighs 13lbs. His eyes are staring to change from a blue-grey; a little golden ring is starting to form … Continue reading August’s Five Month Update