Did you know that there are only about 940 Weekends between the time your child is born and the time the turn 18? That really puts into perspective how fleeting our time is. So many people have made comments "Just wait until he is older and can do more things." Or "Wait until he's at … Continue reading Time Flies!
Well, I am getting back to this way later than I anticipated. I thought I would get off our cruise ship recharged, fully of energy, and ready to dive headfirst into this blog and my work. But it didn't. Instead I felt oddly slow- a perfect mixture of sadness and peace. I had spent two … Continue reading Welcome Home
I've been off of this blog and social media for a few days now, only posting occasionally. At first I felt guilty for neglecting this space, but I just had so much on my plate... Only after a few days did I realize how out of wack my schedule and priorities have been. We have … Continue reading Setting Sail….
Getting a cold is miserable. Getting a cold while still trying to take care of your baby is miserable. But getting a cold while caring for a child and breastfeeding- beyond miserable. Normally when I get a cold I take beyond the recommended dose of Emergen-C and Zinc. Recommended? No. Honest? Yes. I also take … Continue reading Fighting off the Mom-Cold while Breastfeeding
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