So saith the Pope. Actually, it makes me a little teary to think about it. I do not consider myself a “lactivist” or anything, and in my 20 months of breastfeeding, and meeting dozens of other breastfeeding moms, I have yet to meet the one who is just “whipping it all out for everyone to … More Just Like the Virgin Mary Nursed Jesus
Everyone knows. Every mother needs to make sure to take some time to herself for herself, by herself. Everyone preaches, even people without kids know the, “nap when the baby naps”, and self-care line. Before kids, I had a lot of time to spend by myself. Before I met my husband, I lived alone for … More Taking some Me-time
I used to think that being a stay at home mom in our 21st century society was a luxury. I have had several people tell me that it is a luxury that I stay home (even though I also work to earn an income from home). However, like most things, looking from the outside in … More Is it a Luxury to stay at home?
I just love this new app filter fad going around. I’m not one for fads and I’m not one for bandwagons, but I just love this going crazy in the breastfeeding world. I did a few versions of my nursling, and I don’t typically take breastfeeding selfies, but now I’m really losing my inhibitions. Which … More The Tree of Life Meets Sick Baby
While I am not officially a lactation consultant, I am very passionate about breastfeeding and intend to become one. I am going to LLL meetings on the regular, and will be applying for Leadership at some point in the next few months. I know the LLL philosophy and agree with it, especially the part about … More How to Support a Breastfeeding Mom