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What's Invaluable in the Fourth Trimester when you have a Toddler too?

A friend has just had her second baby. A message she sent me the other night brought back memories of those early postpartum days and weeks here – now 6 months ago. 1,056 more words

Mum Life


My thoughts and personal experience of breastfeeding, two articles I wrote for La Leche League and the Positive Birth Movement. And a back-of-the-head photo of Alexandra that I really love. 42 more words

Non Classé

Book Review: Feed Yourself, Feed Your Family: Good Nutrition and Healthy Cooking for New Mums and Growing Families by: La Leche League

For those unfamiliar, La Leche League is a nonprofit organization that, according to their website, helps “mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education”. 473 more words

Food & Nutrition

What to Eat While Breastfeeding

A few posts back I wrote about Healthy Pregnancy Snacks and some general guidelines of what and how much to eat during pregnancy based on recommendations from Health Canada and Registered Dieticians. 1,339 more words

Pregnancy + Baby

Being a Mother is Tough

Morning wake up 5:30 am to a screaming 3 year old who clearly needs more sleep but refuses to do so.
Woke up 3 times in the night due to the screaming baby waking up only to be nursed back to sleep… 565 more words

Daily Life

Faces of AWNY: Angela Tohl

Angela Tohl, originally from Adelaide, calls Brisbane home. She now resides in NYC with her beautiful family. Read on to find out her tips for thriving in NYC with kids! 979 more words

Faces Of AWNY

Six weeks on - saying goodbye to the Medela Symphony

And still no bottles!

I actually wonder whether he’d take a bottle – he’s a properly breastfeeding baby now.  Six weeks ago, I’d never have thought this would be possible; I’m still ecstatic!   528 more words