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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

To Pump or Not To Pump

This is a question many new parents are faced with. People do not realize the amount of information thrown at new and expecting parents until they are expecting and new parents themselves. 863 more words


(Before you read this, please be aware that this is based on my own experience only. I am not a trained expert, and provide useful links at the end of the piece directing you to people who are. 1,433 more words