It’s no secret that we use amber teething necklaces with our little ones. No, that doesn’t mean that Jett is cutting teeth, right now, by chewing on a necklace. He’s simply wearing a very cool and hip amber necklace. What you may not know is that I also wear amber necklaces, but I wear them [...]
Archive for the ‘Breastfeeding’ Category
When you think of Milk Sharing, what’s the first thing that pops into your mind? Eww, maybe? Gross? For me, the first thing I think is that, in our lives, it’s truly been a life saver.
When Braxton was little, I had supply issues because, unknown to me, his care providers were sneaking him formula because [...]
If you’re looking to get involved with breastfeeding advocacy, a great way to support breastfeeding moms and families is to join Baby’s Breastie (B2) with the Boobment 2013. Cleverly named, a Boobment is just what it sounds like – a movement to support breastfeeding.
The founders of Baby’s Breastie have a passion for spreading breastfeeding information [...]
Being a nursing mom, I’m always on the look out for places that have accommodations for moms who breastfeed. Aside from the awesome hospitality, Dollywood is breastfeeding friendly!
When we arrived, Jenn from LifewithLevi.com asked me if I noticed the nursing stations located around the park, and I went out on a mission to find them!
If you’re a breastfeeding mom, one of the most important decisions you can make is to get hooked up with a breastfeeding support group. Whether it’s a local group or an online community, having supports is so important. Baby’s Breastie Breastfeeding Support is my favorite place to go when I’m in need of a information.
I am honored to be partnering with Baby’s Breastie Breastfeeding Support. B² is a safe and knowledgeable breastfeeding information, resource, and support hub for mothers looking for a place to share stories as well as educate others about the importance of breastfeeding both nationally and internationally.
I have breastfed for a combined total of four years and (almost) 11 months [...]
In honor of World Breastfeeding Week, here are some nursing products that I think are super cool!
Ina May’s Guide to Breastfeeding - Anything Ina May writes is informative so helpful to women!
Earth Mama Angel Baby Booby Tubes - These are great for those times that you have discomfort. Breastfeeding doesn’t have to hurt, but there are times [...]
If you can muddle through all of the Chick-Fil-A posts on facebook to see the support for breastfeeding, you’ve probably figured out that it’s World Breastfeeding Week.
One of the major events that happens, each year, during World Breastfeeding Week, is The Big Latch On.
Groups of women gather in registered locations around the world to simultaneously [...]
Happy World Breastfeeding Week!
Here are a few breastfeeding facts:
Your milk is tailor made for your baby.
Most babies digest breastmilk faster and easier than formula or any other types of milk.
Breastfeeding saves you money!
When you breastfeed your baby, you lower your risk breast and ovarian cancer.
It’s ok to breastfeed your baby for longer than 6 months. [...]