Milkflow Fenugreek Blessed Thistle Helps Milk Supply (Giveaway)

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As a breastfeeding mom, there are moments when my boobs get so engorged that they feel like they’re gonna explode. But then there are times when my milk supply runs low. Both of my kids breastfed like champs. If you’ve been following my blog, then you know that I nursed Princess for two years. So far, it’s […]

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Happy World Breastfeeding Week: 6 Things I Love About Nursing

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It’s Happy World Breastfeeding Week! I know I’m late. But better late than never. I’ve been breastfeeding Baby O for a year now and he has no plans of weaning. Hey, I’m not complaining. I breastfed Princess until she was two-years-old. I realized as I was going through my arsenal of baby photos that I don’t have […]

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Undercover Mama: Alternative to Nursing Wardrobe (Giveaway)

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I can’t believe Baby O will be a year old next month. It’s safe to say that I will be meeting my nursing goal of one year. By the looks of things, we’ll more than likely go beyond that point. So, nursing bras are a must. But despite sporting the right undergarment, there are times […]

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Simple Wishes Review and Giveaway

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At ten months old, Baby O has been eating solids like a champ. But, he still prefers the breast hands down. I mentioned that to someone the other day and they gasped in disbelief? “You’re still nursing?” he asked. “Yeah,” I replied with a smile. However, in my mind I couldn’t help but feel slightly annoyed. Why […]

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How to Choose a Breast Pump That’s Right for You

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Nursing and pumping has become a huge part of my daily routine. That said, choosing the right breast pump is extremely important. I’m breastfeeding for a second time, and recently received pump number three. So, I consider myself somewhat of a breastfeeding and pumping connoisseur. I’ve shared tips and tricks to maintaining milk supply, and […]

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Pumping Made Easy With Lansinoh **Giveaway**

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Breastfeeding the second time around is definitely harder than the first time. When I gave birth to my daughter over three years ago, I was fully prepared for the whole nursing experience. I thoroughly did my research. There were a few hiccups along the way, but the experience was an overall success. After giving birth […]

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Why More Moms Should Want to Breastfeed

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I was fortunate to have breastfed Princess for two years. That was one of my main goals as a mom. I wanted to make sure that my baby received the best start. I’ve had conversations with other moms in the past about nursing, and quickly realized that it’s a hot button issue. I would never […]

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Happy Blogversary To Me!

source  I told my hubby “it’s my anniversary” and he looked at me like I was crazy.  He finally got it when I said “it’s my blogversary,” hence the weird title. I can’t believe it’s been a year!  I never thought I’d have a blog.  My first post explains why.  I really didn’t know what […]

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Nursing Diaries (Part Four)

“Pumping At Work” As I mentioned in Part One, there isn’t always time to pump at work.  When there’s active weather, my job takes precedence.  Thankfully that’s not always the case.  I have a pretty understanding employer who allows me a place to express milk each day.  Some may feel they don’t have the opportunity […]

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Nursing Diaries (Part Two)

“Nursing Around the Clock”After giving birth some moms may opt to have their newborns spend some time in the nursery, while they catch up on sleep.  But, I wanted my baby with me 24/7.  It wasn’t because I didn’t trust the hospital staff.  I wanted that time to nurse and bond with my baby.  It […]

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