The Best Fashion Accessory for Moms? – Your baby, of course

Wear All the Babies! It’s International Babywearing Week 2017 From Oct 2nd to Oct 8th, babywearing is having it’s fun in the spotlight! This wonderful parenting tool deserves to be celebrated.  My love for my carrier is strong and true!  What would I have done without it?! I was lucky to witness my sister have … Continue reading “The Best Fashion Accessory for Moms? – Your baby, of course”

The Best Breastfeeding Quotes Ever!

Parenting and Breastfeeding Slogans to Inspire you Breastfeeding reminds us of the universal truth of abundance; the more we give out, the more we are filled up, and that divine nourishment – the source from which we all draw is, like a mother’s breast, ever full and ever flowing. – Sara Buckley “So quiet down … Continue reading “The Best Breastfeeding Quotes Ever!”

Big Latch On 2017

What is the Big Latch On? It is a celebration held annually over two days during World Breastfeeding Week (August 1st – 7th).  This year the Big Latch On takes place on August 4th and 5th.  It is an event that aims to protect, promote & support breastfeeding families. It endeavors to do this by: Providing … Continue reading “Big Latch On 2017”

World Breastfeeding Week 2017

Sustaining Breastfeeding Together The World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) started World Breastfeeding Week 25 years ago.  It is held worldwide each year from August 1-7th.  This year’s theme is ‘sustaining breastfeeding together’. In September 2015, world leaders committed to 17 goals aimed at ending poverty, protecting the planet and ensuring prosperity.  These became the … Continue reading “World Breastfeeding Week 2017”

Cafe owner bans breastfeeding!

“Breastfeeding … use a cloth or something to cover yourself or you will be refused service or asked to leave,” the sign read. A lesson in human rights and the power of social media Within days, there were hundreds of comments on the cafe’s facebook page denouncing the sign.  The owner quickly took it down and … Continue reading “Cafe owner bans breastfeeding!”

How to Be Awesome at Preparing for a Baby on a Budget

You’ve probably heard it before: “A baby, by the time they turn 18, will cost you hundreds of thousands of dollars.” Sure, while this can be true to an extent, it doesn’t mean you have to blow through your budget to make baby happy. If you’re new to parenting or maybe it’s even your third, … Continue reading “How to Be Awesome at Preparing for a Baby on a Budget”

Moms Matter: Why Breastfeeding is So Important for Your Baby

This guest post is written by Hannah Whittenly. She is a freelance writer and mother of two from Sacramento, CA. She enjoys kayaking and reading books by the lake. The evidence, both scientific and anecdotal, indicates that breastfeeding is something you should do as a mother if you can. Of course, you would need to … Continue reading “Moms Matter: Why Breastfeeding is So Important for Your Baby”

Relaxation and meditation tips for nursing moms

Breastfeeding is one of the greatest challenges many women will face after having a baby. While breastfeeding comes easily and naturally for some mothers and their infants, the struggle for the perfect (and painless) latch frustrates many mothers…sometimes to the point of tears.   According to the 2014 Breastfeeding Report Card issued by the Centers … Continue reading “Relaxation and meditation tips for nursing moms”

5 Of The Most Comfortable Places For Your To Breastfeed Your Baby

This is a guest post written by Kara Masterson. She is a freelance writer from Utah. She enjoys Tennis and spending time with her family. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, breastfeeding is extremely beneficial to newborn babies. After all, breastmilk affords them the perfect formula of nutrients and antibodies. In a study noted … Continue reading “5 Of The Most Comfortable Places For Your To Breastfeed Your Baby”

Top 10 Breastfeeding Positions

Many moms decide to start breastfeeding because it is healthiest for the baby. However, many new moms are not aware of the many options to hold their newborn while nursing. With a little guidance, mothers can find the best breastfeeding position for them and not have to use the same one continuously. Here are the … Continue reading “Top 10 Breastfeeding Positions”