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New mom...What made me more patient with my baby

It is hard sometimes to keep it together when the baby is crying and nothing comforts her. It actually exhausts me sometimes. It’s like her crying drains out my energy. 213 more words

February 2016: Fantabulous

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Going from zero to fantabulous is a process!

Sadly in our culture we believe that “if at first we don’t succeed” we’re a failure, when in fact what it really means is that we need to practice, practice, practice. 256 more words

Mandala Of The Month

Frequency Days and Growth Spurts

Just as you are getting used to how often your baby wants to breastfeed, he may suddenly want to nurse more often over a period of several days.  283 more words

Breastfeeding

Comfort Nursing

I am a big believer in breastfeeding and using my boobs to comfort my baby.

My baby does not use me as a dummy because a dummy is a breast substitute not the other way around. 856 more words

Breastfeeding

How To Check If You're Zinc Deficient?

Simply check your nails.  Do you see any white flecks?

If you see any white marks (other than the white “moon” at the base of your nail) you need extra zinc.  368 more words

Nutrition

Growth Spurt.

Today, I was looking at Milo, and I’m pretty sure he grew about an inch in every direction.

He is suddenly BIG today. His hands are big kid hands, not little baby hands (I love little baby hands!) His pants are fitting him better. 47 more words

Growth Spurts

Growth Spurts

(for Luke Maxwell)

Exponential multiplication

Upon the paths traversed

To follow the heart

Where Growth Spurts

Blossom forth

And a Son realizes

His truest Identity… 60 more words

Poetry