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Ode to My Hospital Grade Pump (& Happy Birthday to Regan!)


It is a milestone today….and a milestone I’m sure you other moms remember well….baby’s first birthday!   I have no idea where the last year went.  290 more words


I'm not a 'Nipple Nazi', I'm a Breastfeeding Counsellor, by Kim Lock in Australia

Source: “The Guardian


Her baby is nine days old when she calls. In a voice thickened with tears: “He’s lost weight, the midwife says I have to give him formula.” 1.075 more words

Child Advocacy

About that BMJ Editorial...

A few days ago, the BMJ published an Editorial about the “Risks of the unregulated market in human breast milk.” In a matter of hours, this piece was trending across Facebook and Twitter.  1.753 more words



Mouse nursed for most of his feedings yesterday. I spent the day with him on my boob, but I think it helped. I’ve managed almost 10oz in the past 24 hours from pumping. 33 more words


The Nuts and Bolts of Life this Week

I haven’t written lately because I haven’t had the energy to stop living life long enough to publish a blog post. I, admitedly, started writing twice since my last published post and had ‘life happen’ and had to cease and desist mid-post. 510 more words


The End of Breastfeeding?

I think we are nearing the end of our breastfeeding days. My goal has always been to make it to six months – and I’m still committed to that goal. 535 more words


Link round-up for Mamas

I hope you have some time this weekend to just relax and take care of you! I’ve gathered some fantastic articles for you to enjoy covering birth and parenting topics that touch so many of our mama hearts. 58 more words