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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Happy 1st Birthday Fatty Girl!

Happy 1st Birthday Fatty Girl! From the very first day that Dara and I decided to even talk about having another baby, I was more than euphoric of the idea of holding another baby in my arms. To be able to nurse and nurture another little life and to witness life enfold to a baby […]

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 […]

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 […]