Pregnancy and Childbirth

How To Experience Childbirth WITHOUT Fear or Pain

Baby and mother laughing

Do you fear childbirth? The mere mention of the word "childbirth" is probably enough to make most women cringe. Thanks to Hollywood's portrayal of childbirth in movies, it is almost programmed in us that childbirth is meant to be a chaotic, painful event filled with murderous screams. My purpose of writing this post is to reassure women who fear it…

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Parenting

What is babywearing? My experience with it

Babywearing

Babywearing is a term used to describe carrying a baby close to you in a soft sling or structured carrier. It was something I had always planned to do, but how much I actually ended up doing it definitely surprised me. Before having kids, I really thought all babies liked going out in prams. Surprise, surprise! Some don't. Mine definitely…

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Breastfeeding

5 Tips for Breastfeeding Success

Breastfeeding

Miss A is nearly one and our breastfeeding relationship is still going strong. Of course there were plenty of bumps in the road initially. Miss A fed constantly and I had an oversupply and all the problems that come with that- painful engorgement, blocked ducts, mastitis, etc.; but we persevered and it eventually got easier and easier. When people ask me if…

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