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5 Reasons I Chose To Not Sleep Train My Baby

In my early 20's, I didn't understand why mother's would run to their crying baby and not sleep train. Shocking, right? I had strong opinions about how babies should be forced into independence. These weren't my own of course. It was all conditioning. However, the older I got and the more I started to understand… Continue reading 5 Reasons I Chose To Not Sleep Train My Baby

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Nuby Natural Soothing Gel & Gum-EEZ Teether Teething Review

I have to say teething is by far the only part of this motherhood journey that bums me out! It isn't because I can't handle it, but because I know it bothers him. So, I wanted to find a way that I could help him through the process. He has teething rings, but he didn't… Continue reading Nuby Natural Soothing Gel & Gum-EEZ Teether Teething Review

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How To Make Homemade Stage 2 Baby Food Puree

I started making my son puree after he started to become more and more interested in table food. Instead of buying his baby food, I opted to make it at home. When making your baby's food, not only do you know what is in it, you can also save a great deal of money! Baby… Continue reading How To Make Homemade Stage 2 Baby Food Puree

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How I Increased My Breastmilk Supply After Being Sick

I was never worried about getting sick because I hadn't gotten sick in years. In 2016, I started cutting different meats out of my diet, then went Vegan in 2017. I was in the best health I had ever been in my life. Even when I was pregnant and indulged on one of my cravings… Continue reading How I Increased My Breastmilk Supply After Being Sick

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Breastfeeding 101: 10 Breastfeeding Problems And How To Solve Them

After I found out the biology behind breastfeeding and how to properly hold my son while breastfeeding, I started to do research on breastfeeding problems and their solutions. I did not want anything or anyone to deter me from breastfeeding my son, so I made sure to prepare myself for any possible breastfeeding problems that… Continue reading Breastfeeding 101: 10 Breastfeeding Problems And How To Solve Them

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Top 5 Breastfeeding Tips (+3 Month Update)

I have been breastfeeding for three months now and have learned so much! If you have any questions about breastfeeding, please visit my Breastfeeding 101: The Basics blog post. In that blog post, I go over the mechanics of breastfeeding, the composition of breastmilk, positions in breast-feeding and more! I will be posting a breastfeeding… Continue reading Top 5 Breastfeeding Tips (+3 Month Update)

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Breastfeeding 101: The Basics

I have always known that I wanted to breastfeed my children. I learned about the benefits of breastfeeding during my teenage years, but I can't remember if it was during Home Economics or if it was an independent search beget from my ever ending curiosity. A decade later, I find out that I was pregnant… Continue reading Breastfeeding 101: The Basics