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10 things I didn’t know until I started breastfeeding

November 27, 2017
Hanging out at Home

This post is sponsored by Evivo, but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Okay, so I’ve admitted before I thought breastfeeding would be so easy and natural. I didn’t take a class while I was pregnant with Blaire. Didn’t prep, didn’t do any research. If it was so natural, everything would just work and it’d be just as easy as everyone said it was. Well,…

supplementing without guilt

October 2, 2017
Formula Feeding

Thank you to Nature’s One for sponsoring today’s post. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Two things that have rocked my world since becoming a mom are 1) mom guilt and 2) mom shaming. And one of the things that surprises me most is that these two go hand-in-hand when it comes to how a mom chooses to feed her baby. I was clueless to the pressure…

5 ways to be EXTRA productive while breastfeeding

September 25, 2017
Breastfeeding

Thank you to Evivo for sponsoring today’s posts. All thoughts & opinions are my own. Being a mama, we figure out alllllll the ways to multitask. If you’re breastfeeding, you’ll soon realize how much time you’ll spend bonding with your little babe. And while you’re nursing, there’s only so much you can do with a baby (literally) attached to you. The best thing to do while nursing? Soak in that…

a healthier baby with only 5ml of breastmilk per day

September 4, 2017
Breastfeeding is quality time1

Thank you to Evivo for sponsoring today’s posts. All thoughts & opinions are my own. Breastfeeding is hard. SO hard. For me, anyways. I realize it’s not that way for everyone, but for me, it has been. Blaire wasn’t exclusively breastfed past day 3 and Ben only was for the first few weeks. I have one lazy boob that barely makes anything. I am uncomfortable nursing in public…

Nursing Must Haves

April 3, 2017
Nursing Must Haves

Thank you to Motherhood Maternity for sponsoring today’s post. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Before Blaire was born, I did nothing when it came to preparing to breastfeed. Okay… fine. I bought one nursing bra and one nursing tank top. Then called it good. I didn’t take the Breastfeeding Prep class through our hospital because it seemed like all anyone talked about how natural nursing was. Something that’s natural…

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