A lot of moms get a clogged duct at one time or another during their breastfeeding journey. Some moms get the more than once. The really unlucky moms get them again and again. A clogged duct is a pain, literally. You’ll know you have a clogged duct if you have a painful lump in yourRead More
I was sitting at my counter today and started looking at the patterns in my countertop. I saw a breast! Do you see it? It’s right in the middle of the picture. Let me know in the comments if you saw it.
Babies love their hands. When a baby is new he will love to suck on his hands; when he gets older, he will try to cram both of them into his mouth at the same time. There will come a time when a baby will stare at his hands in fascination. Then begins the stage whereRead More
Your nipples are probably going to get sore at some point during your breastfeeding journey. That’s an irritating truth (pun intended). I wrote a whole article about it, which you can read here Sore Nipples What I want to talk about now are the things you put on irritated nipples. Many hospitals give every newRead More
Follow my blog with Bloglovin SIDS is every parent’s worst fear. You have been told that there are things that can decrease the risk of SIDS. Put your baby to sleep on his back. ALWAYS! Do not smoke during pregnancy. Do not let anyone smoke around your baby. Offer a pacifier at all times ofRead More
Sometimes when breastfeeding is a struggle for a mom, she will ask me if it’s okay to just pump and bottle feed. My answer is always, absolutely. I go back to one of my favorite phrases, “You drive the bus.” That means that you decide where the bus is going. My greatest hope for allRead More