Pregnancy, Prenatal, Wise Woman

A fertility story

Birth is like snowflakes, no two are alike. I have said this a million times but what I should of repeated along with it is: Getting pregnant is like snowflakes, no two fertility stories are the same. Telling stories has a purpose. It helps us understand the human side to life. Here is my human side… Continue reading A fertility story

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Baby Care

Feeding your baby. Part 1

The human race wants to survive and since nature designed us to feed our babies via the breast, you would be surprised how well the whole system works. Barring all the unwarranted fear that our society has created, mothers love to nurse. And the great news is that your baby loves nursing too. We just need to get women back on board. The best tool I can recommend is this one word. RELAX

Home School, Parenting

Ruby’s Baby Brother-Book Review

Ruby's Baby Brother. by Kathryn White A little girl's imagination takes flight to help her process all the scary things about a new brother being brought home for the first time. She gathers her resources together to prepare for his arrival: a magic wand for safety, a space rocket to send him far away. Suddenly,… Continue reading Ruby’s Baby Brother-Book Review

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding in the Infinity Loop of love.

Think of it like this: The baby’s lips on your breast are like you plugging in your cell phone to recharge the phone. You may think your are the only one giving out the electricity juice but the baby is actually giving lots of juice back to you, contracting your uterus and giving you the ultimate energy, letting you receive all that baby love. No other love is purer than a baby new to this earth bringing all that fresh innocent love into your life.

Baby Care

LUVS new breastfeeding commercial.

Breastfeeding in public can be a bit awkward for some women. Some women hide behind a blanket, some are discrete with their clothing covering the breast a bit and others pull it right out. I was in the middle. Love it. Thank you LUV even though I would stay away from plastic diapers as best… Continue reading LUVS new breastfeeding commercial.

Baby Care

Baby Explains- Normal Newborn Behavior

Is something wrong with your new baby or is this normal newborn behavior? A letter from a new baby, whats normal. via Baby Explains- Normal Newborn Behavior. By Diana Cassar-Uhl, IBCLC  Dear Mommy, Thank you so much for breastfeeding me!  You probably already know that your milk is designed especially for me, and is better… Continue reading Baby Explains- Normal Newborn Behavior

Baby Care

Breastfeeding- all the facts!

Want some breastfeeding facts? Green Med Info is a website that gathers info/facts, so when you are searching for a subject you can go to there site and find what you are looking for. This is just one example of their many research items. Exclusive breast-feeding during the first months after birth is associated with… Continue reading Breastfeeding- all the facts!

Baby Care

Breastfeeding vs Formula Feeding

I believe in Breastfeeding. I also believe in free will: free will to decide what you want to do. There is a lot of wrong information out there about breastfeeding. Grandmothers, neighbors, friends, and most importantly, your doctor are dishing it out. Yes, your doctor is giving out the wrong info. I am not saying… Continue reading Breastfeeding vs Formula Feeding