Everything You Need to Know About Pumping Breast Milk!

Everything You Need to Know About Pumping Breast Milk!

When I was a fresh-faced new nurse the hospital where I worked had exactly one pump. That was for 150 moms who gave birth there each month. It was not in use most of the time. Now, some hospitals have a breast pump in every room.   A study on Infant Feeding Practices...
Essential Oils for Nursing Moms

Essential Oils for Nursing Moms

Essential oils are wonderful for so many things including cleaning your home, cosmetic use and treating injuries. However, there is some debate among professionals about essential oil use for pregnant and nursing moms. Let’s look at essential oil use if you are one of...
Mommy Stories – Sarah’s Story: Low Milk Supply

Mommy Stories – Sarah’s Story: Low Milk Supply

Shares Shares From the moment I found out I was pregnant, I knew I wanted to breastfeed. I didn’t know much about it, but I knew it was healthier and free (compared to formula that cost a lot of money that I didn’t have). When my daughter was born and they told me I...
Jenny’s Mommy Story

Jenny’s Mommy Story

How I Didn’t Let Tongue Tie End My Breastfeeding Story Baby B was my third baby. I thought I knew what there was to know about breastfeeding. I’d done it before. However, there I was. Sleep deprived, irritable and feeling like something wasn’t right. I hadn’t...
Cluster Feeding

Cluster Feeding

Catching Up Hello mamas! Long time, no read! We bought a new house. We went from not seriously looking to moved in less than eight weeks. It has been a whirlwind at our house.  Now that we are settled, well, sorta settled, in our new home, I will be blogging regularly...
Tiffany’s Mommy Story – Posterior Tongue Tie

Tiffany’s Mommy Story – Posterior Tongue Tie

When I was pregnant with my first child, breastfeeding was something I just assumed would happen.  It never occurred to me that I wouldn’t be able to nurse my child. I had a scheduled c-section due to my severe Crohn’s disease. Once I was all stitched up we tried to...