Check out this Amazon list for all the newborn best buys! Babies don't need much but there's just some items us mamas can't live without. Here's mine! Having a baby? First time mom with a newborn? I can guarantee at some point during your pregnancy you will be stressing about what items to buy and what to leave behind. I believe the most popular post of new expecting moms on Facebook sounds a little something like, "What do I REALLY need for my newborn? Tell me all your must … [Read more...] about Amazon Newborn Best Buys
Even the most determined mom will likely struggle and may even give up without this very important key to breastfeeding success. Breastfeeding has been one of the most rewarding things I've been fortunate enough to experience, but that doesn't mean it comes naturally. Yes, the act of breastfeeding is natural but its such a myth that breastfeeding "should come naturally." Because of this myth many moms are confident in their ability to breastfeed but oblivious to the learning curve that most … [Read more...] about The Key To Breastfeeding Success
If your milk supply is suddenly lower don't panic just yet! Check out these tips to find out why your milk supply is low and learn how to improve it. One of the number one misconceptions about breastfeeding is low milk supply. Many moms believe their supply is low but in reality it's actually doing great! I explained this further in a blog post I did a few weeks ago and you can read that HERE. If you have determined that your milk supply is in fact low you are left with a few decisions … [Read more...] about Why Is My Milk Supply Low?
As a breastfeeding advocate, I love to inform and encourage others to breastfeed. I remember being a first time mom who knew little to nothing about it. No one in my family had breastfeed before and never once do I remember seeing a baby breastfeed. It just wasn't the norm for me. I was aware of the benefits though and craved that bonding time everyone talked about. I felt alone in the world because it seemed like no matter how much I read about breastfeeding there was still more to … [Read more...] about Am I Producing Enough Breast Milk?