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Breast is Best, Unless it Isn't

I’m sure by now you’ve seen the viral Facebook post by Annie Ferguson Muscato, a mom who was shamed for trying to feed her baby at Target. 328 more words

Mic Drop

Yesterday's Post

I have 4 very clear rules about commenting on my blog:

  1. Respect
  2. Support
  3. Polite
  4. Positivity

Ultimately, My Perfect Breakdown is my blog and I reserve the right to moderate comments.  509 more words


Think Before You Speak

If I have one piece of advice to everyone in the world it would be to think before you speak.  Specifically, do not ever tell an adoptive mom (or any mother who does not breastfeed for any reason) that they should go to a lactation consultant to “fix” their problem.  693 more words


PND & Caesarean Section

I’ve come to smile about the fact that my antenatal/postnatal story is not one that fits in most of the text books. I had no real bump to show, I had a breach baby (with questionable growth), I found it hard to believe there was actually a baby inside of me, I had a c-section, and I formula fed! 1,641 more words

Postnatal Depression

Anxiety Decreasing Strategies

I know our upcoming visit with Mr. MPB’s family will invoke anxiety for me.  These visits always do, so I’m kind of used to it no.  574 more words


Missing the Breastfeeding Gene?

I’ve had this post sitting in drafts for quite a while now. It’s been sitting in the ‘drafts’ section of Mrs Lighty’s brain for longer still. 2,295 more words


All The Feels.

As a first time mom, it is both amazing and scary at the same time. Here you have this tiny human that you have to figure out, and you are supposed to know what to do just by instinct. 168 more words