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Breastfeeding. I entered this phase of my life armed only with the knowledge from a one-hour class and a few tips from the nurse who ripped down the right side of my hospital gown and shoved my son at my boob. Nothing prepared me for how weird it would be to feed another human with […]
When I was pregnant with my son I saw and heard the messages over and over about “Breast is Best” and the importance of breastfeeding. I read about techniques and took a class with a lactation specialist, talked to my doctor and made the decision, without much thought, that we would breastfeed. I know there is […]
Sleep? It is usually the number one question people ask a parent who has just had a baby. “How is the baby sleeping?” “Is he a good sleeper?” “Is he sleeping through the night?” In the beginning, you go into parenthood expecting the sleep deprivation. You know a newborn baby WILL wake up every 2-3 […]
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I am one of those crazy women who has 3 kids. I would previously look at women with 3 kids and wonder what sort of self-torture these women enjoyed. I thought having 3 kids was top-level crazy. Well, here I am. In all honesty, having 3 kids can be challenging, but I have learned to […]
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You just fed your newborn baby. She’s sleeping soundly in her nice milk coma. You put her down gently in her bassinet and crawl back into bed. It’s 1:00am. You pass out instantly. Suddenly, your baby is wailing. You look at the clock, it’s 1:05am. You look down, she’s gotten her arms out of her […]
Are you in the thick of the newborn FOG? Not sure how you’re gonna make it through the next DAY much less the next three months? We’ve got you, mama! Contributor Vivian Owen gives her recommendations for diapering, sleep, laundry, plus a cool mom hack on this #MustHaveMonday! **Sarasota Moms Blog Facebook Giveaway ended on […]
In honor of World Maternal Mental Health Week… These are examples of the emotional struggles we can all face as we come home with a newborn: You’re in shock, your body feels sore. You open the door of your home, and the familiar smell hits you. It’s comforting. But it strangely feels quiet and empty without […]