Category: Pregnancy (page 1 of 2)

For Mother’s day I share to you..

Since I have taken quite a hiatus in writing this blog, due to you know… Life. I thought to share with you all this fun, ‘First Born Survey!’ 🙂   1. Was your first pregnancy planned? No. 2. Were you married at the time? Yes. 3. What were your reactions? I was in shock. My……

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8 Lactogenic Foods! (Increasing your milk supply)

Lactogenic [lak – tuh – jen – ik] “Stimulating lactation.” Back when I was pregnant, I would constantly search what foods would increase my milk supply. I’d try to incorporate them in my meals, so when our baby arrived I didn’t have to try so hard to eat them. Plus, it gave me a heads……

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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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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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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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Postpartum Tender Loving Care Guide

We women, are wonderful creatures! We birth human beings :] After giving birth, I was surprised on how my body healed itself. Don’t get me wrong, I felt like shit afterwards and really didn’t want to stand up to go to the bathroom, for fear of breaking my stitches. However, that all passes after a……

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Baby Registry: What you do and don’t need?

Ah so many baby stuffs! During my pregnancy, I was overwhelmed by all the baby gear that was out there.  Baby clothes, strollers, car seats, toys, cribs, bottles, diapers, breastfeeding items, etc. Rather than thinking of what we needed, I should of asked myself, “What don’t we need?” Don’t get me wrong, all the countless……

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Heavy Feet, My Path to Walking

Stomp, stomp, stomp. “Shhh.. not so loud,” My aunts would warn me. “You have heavy feet.” When I was a wee, little girl, I strutted around our house without a care in the world. I thought I walked like any normal human being, but apparently I was a mini giant in their eyes, trudging along…….

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