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Quick Update & Breastfeeding Tips: 5 Easy Ways To Increase Your Milk Supply

I know I have been MIA for a bit, but I have a good reason. Our baby girl is approaching her half year mark! She is teething, just started eating pureed foods, and apparently wants to start walking now.  Therefore, I have to keep my eyes on on her, like a hawk. Not to mention……

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Not Your Mama’s Nursery Rhymes

No offense to the old school, Jack and Jill went up the hill nursery rhymes, but I think it’s more fun to sing some classics to your little one. It’ll eventually expand they’re vocabulary and what better way to teach them early on what good music is! So ditch that iPhone/iPad/Android and sing to your……

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Free & Fun Adult Coloring! Birthing Coloring book included :)

I loved coloring when I was younger! As an adult, I don’t know why I never found the time to just sit down and color. Oh wait! I know what happened. I found a full-time, stressful job, and life happened. Well, that’s all going to change now! Plus I’ve been meaning to start coloring this……

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My Mommy Sanity through P.L.A.Y.

Before becoming a mother, I buried myself in work. I had 3 jobs and barely got time off. I was working over 40 hours a week, and still worked full time right before I gave birth. I was pretty much a workaholic and I took pride in keeping myself busy. So when I found out I……

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SUPER Informative, Baby charts galore for new parents!

Yes! I am not embarrassed to say that I have googled a number of how to’s on changing a diaper correctly, bathing a newborn, and breastfeeding, etc. It’s all part of becoming a new parent. Plus, there’s only so much those birthing and Lamaze classes can teach you. Since sharing is caring!  I narrowed it down……

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Hello sick days

Hello coughing, sneezing,  and nasal congestion.  Sick days are no fun when you’re a parent.  Especially, when you just got done nursing your little one and she’s fast asleep on your arm… But then all of a sudden you need to sneeze or cough. So with my minimal time to myself, I’ve collected these accurate……

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Breastfeeding Abbreviations & Acronyms

  Ever wonder what those breastfeeding abbreviations and acronyms stand for? Even after 5 months of giving birth, I still am overwhelmed by all the Mommy lingo out there. So after hours of searching, I have compiled this long list to share with you all.  Have fun! Also, I’ve created this for SNG and to……

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Ginataang Bilo Bilo

It’s a chilly Florida day, well 50 degrees is cold for this sunshine state, and lately I’ve been missing the dishes my family in the Pacific Northwest cook.  So I thought to make this yummy, creamy, and sweet Filipino dessert. This fits perfectly for the weather and in celebration of the Chinese New Year! What……

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This is Happy.

As a parent, you take for granted the small happy moments. Your days seem to be a blur, when you have newborn/baby/toddler/child constantly wanting your attention. Just remember on these busy, chaotic, and stressful days, to try and take a step back. Breathe. Be present and happy.     Happy Friday! 🙂

Latch On Latch Off, Breastfeeding My Newborn

When I was about 30 weeks pregnant, I took it upon myself to go to a La Leche League meeting. I was already reading several breastfeeding books, watching videos online on how to nurse a newborn, and techniques on helping your baby latch. Therefore, I wanted to attend a meeting to get a better look……

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