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World Breastfeeding Week 2012: Don’t Give Up!

World Breastfeeding Week kicked off yesterday! Although I am not breastfeeding and I won’t have this blessing again, they are moments in my life that I will never, ever forget. It is never easy getting started and it’s even harder if you are struggling and having a hard time with it. What most ladies don’t know is […]

#BabyShower Event: Win a 3-in-1 Avent Sterilizer! [CAN]

Want to win this Avent 3-in-1 Sterilizer? All this online baby shower giveaways make me wish I could have another baby! Though both of my girls were breastfed, I did on occasion use bottles when they went off with just Hubby or over to their grandparents for a bit. So, having a bottle sterilizer handy […]

#Breastfeeding in Public: What Do You Think?

As many of you know, breastfeeding is something near and dear to my heart.   I thoroughly enjoyed both of my breastfeeding experiences with my two daughters. My eldest was my hardest experience, she had difficulty latching but–I didn’t give up and we established a great nursing relationship. While my youngest was a natural and […]

Baby Ddrops & World Breastfeeding Week!

World Breastfeeding Week! Hello m’deres! Greetings from sunny Florida! I hope you enjoyed your long weekend! It feels like I’ve been gone forever! Breastfeeding is something that is very dear to me and I am adamant in the belief that the most important part of a successful breastfeeding experience is support. So, in celebration of […]

A New Chapter–Breastfeeding & Weaning.

A New Chapter–Breastfeeding & Weaning. So, the day finally came. June 16th, 2011. What is so special about this day, you ask? Well, it’s the day that Michaela decided to stop breastfeeding. It was like any other day really, she had gotten to the point that she was only nursing for comfort and so her […]

I am a Nurturing Mama- Jennifer Day

Nurturing Mama. Jenn is one of my best friends, she is a caring mother and a wonderful wife to Reginald. Most definitely a best friend that I can always count on. One of the things I can say for certain is that she adores her children and they are her top priority. Here is her […]

Baby-Led Weaning & What I’ve Learned Along the Way.

Baby-Led Weaning. Breastfeeding has been one of the most fulfilling and beautiful experiences I’ve had the honor and good fortune to have been able to do. To still have a nursing relationship currently with Michaela, to me is something very endearing. Mimi is a year and 2 weeks old and her need for breastfeeding has […]

Nurturing is Universal.

Nurturing is Universal.  Being a mother is the best job I have ever had and ever will have. That being said, I believe that you don’t stop being a mother until the day you leave this earth. The job is 24 hours a day and you don’t get holidays off. It’s working through illness and […]

Breastfeeding Benefits Start on Day 1!

Breastfeeding Benefits. Just yesterday I was reminded of how much I love to breastfeed and that no matter what ANYONE thinks, I am going to nurse my baby whenever she needs to be nourished. Simple as that. Hubby and I had been out all morning running errands and though she had eaten her favorite organic […]

Trip to Toronto: Tips for Travelling with a Baby. #tips

Tips for Travelling with A Baby! Forgive me for my absence but, I have been on holiday! We decided to pack up our family, aunts, uncles and grandparents alike and make it a family vacation. Mimi had the most bags of all and I’m glad I packed heavy because I never lacked a single thing the […]

A Little Update…

A Little Update. Summer is well under way and I’m loving it. Nothing like relaxing and enjoying the beautiful weather with family huh? Did I mention that I love March babies? That’s why we planned Mimi for March. I was preggo during the winter & not sweating my bum off during the heat. Not to […]

It’s World Breastfeeding Week 2010!

It’s World Breastfeeding Week 2010! In honor of  World Breastfeeding week 2010, I thought I would share some of the benefits of nursing your baby. I’m sure most of you already know but for those who don’t, here goes! A Few Benefits of Breastfeeding: Mother’s milk is tailor-made for baby, it contains 50% of their […]

Mommyhood.

Mommyhood. Everyday I’m reminded that parenthood is no easy task. As well as everyday I learn something new. We are given the responsibility to raise little people and aside from the work it takes to get them here, raising them is a feat in itself. It starts when you begin to plan to bring a […]

My Breastfeeding Story…

My Breastfeeding Story. After 21 hours of laboring, Peanut entered this world and forever changed my life. This is my breastfeeding story. I was exhausted and beyond sore and achy but I was very anxious to feed my little one. I’ve had a doula and I have read every single thing you could imagine about […]

6 Things I Will Never Forget…

6 Things I Will Never Forget. Out of the thousands upon thousands things I’ll never forget in my life, I thought I’d share 6 things with you guys. We all have moments that have taken our breath away and where we’ve cried happy and sad tears. They mean so much. I will NEVER forget.  I’ve mentioned it […]