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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


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. 1,277 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


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


Lactation Professionals and Resources

Support is key to the success of any breastfeeding relationship. It truly takes a village! Use the links and resources below to find a lactation professional or breastfeeding support group near you. 380 more words


Nursing during pregnancy and tandem nursing: a personal experience

Hi everyone!

So, this past Tuesday I had my 6-week check up with the midwife, after giving birth to Vera Jo. I am now released from their care so I have graduated to the next level of being a mother of two. 3,101 more words

Family And Parenting