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The Important of Skin to Skin after Birth

There is significant evidence that newborns who receive skin to skin contact with their mothers immediately after birth have an easier transition. They have great respiratory, temperature and glucose stability in addition to decreased stress.   95 more words


Establishing and Maintaining A Good Milk Supply

So you just had a baby (Congratulations!), and you have just begun your breastfeeding journey together. Now is the time to start establishing your milk supply and create good habits to keep that supply going long enough to meet your breastfeeding goals! 451 more words

My Top Ten Favorite Breastfeeding Items

Happy Hump Day friends,

This post is all about the boobs. I am obviously new to the breastfeeding world, but I have been blessed to still be exclusively breastfeeding my almost one month old baby. 535 more words

Mama Must Haves

In the last three years, all three of my sisters and I have had (or will have!) babies, three of us, for the first time and all of them have been boys! 101 more words

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Breastfeeding Must Haves

Water bottle with cover / straw

Nursing makes a mama extremely thirsty. Not surprising though, since you have a tiny parasite literally sucking fluid from you. 1,155 more words

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Listening and Trusting

When my daughter turned one I thought our sleep issues were  behind us.  She slept through the night on her birthday and continued to do so for a few days following.  529 more words


My Breastfeeding Journey: Stopping Pumping

My child turns 1 in FIVE DAYS.  How on earth did that happen? I can vividly recall waking up thinking I’d peed myself then realizing my water had actually broken.  500 more words