Tag: Breastfeeding

Essential Oils for Breastfeeding Mothers

| May 21, 2019 | 4 Comments
Essential Oils for Breastfeeding Mothers

Essential Oils for Breastfeeding Mothers Did you know that essential oils can be used for breastfeeding mothers? While it’s always very important to be cautious of what you use or ingest while breastfeeding, there are some benefits to essential oils when used correctly during pregnancy and breastfeeding. While essential oils have many useful applications it […]

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Breast Isn’t Always Best: A Breastfeeding Failure

| September 27, 2017 | 11 Comments
Breast Isn’t Always Best: A Breastfeeding Failure

  Breast Isn’t Always Best: A Breastfeeding Failure     Breastfeeding: Nature’s way of making you feel like a maternal failure. Since the dawn of time, women have produced life-sustaining nourishment for their babies. This nourishment helps a baby grow, creates a bond between mother and baby, alleviates financial stressors, and is said to have […]

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Is Breast Really Best? My Adventures with Breastfeeding

Is Breast Really Best? My Adventures with Breastfeeding

In today’s society, we all hear that breast is best when it comes to feeding our babies, but, in reality, is breast best when it comes to moms? When I gave birth to my son Marshall, I was exhausted from my labor and also from my blood loss. Late that afternoon, the nurses suggested taking […]

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When Breast Isn’t Best

| April 26, 2013 | 7 Comments
When Breast Isn’t Best

I am frequently greeting with stares from other new mothers when I pull out a bottle to feed my newborn. Some of the stares are questioning, a few confused, some envious, but too many of them are judgmental  It is not uncommon for someone to say “Oh, you’re not breastfeeding?” Their tone implies that I if […]

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The Fourth Month ~ Tuesday Tip Day

| March 5, 2013 | 1 Comment
The Fourth Month ~ Tuesday Tip Day

Bubby just turned four months old! This milestone has left me reflecting on each day of his life and the joy he has brought me through his reaching developmental milestones such as the first smile, the first coo, the first laugh, sleeping longer stretches, reaching for toys, etc. Our little dude is the light of […]

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