Breastfeeding and the Tire Garage

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A few months ago, as I walked across the parking lot toward our local Michael’s craft store, a man approached me. He looked to be about 75 years old or so, with white hair and a hunched-over posture. “Hey! You wanna see somethin’?” Oh sh*t, are you serious? A dirty old man, in the middle… [read more]

Dreaming of Violets from A Mother’s Boutique: a #breastfeeding #sleepwear review

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Spring is coming! And with it, my favorite flower: violets! I’ve always loved violets. The wild kind that grow in the yard, all haphazardly and wherever they darn well please. They were our wedding flower, which was great in theory until I realized how hard it was to find the seed packets I needed for… [read more]

Meet the Boobie Box: Review and Giveaway {Ends 3/17} #breastfeeding

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Who’s a Lucky Mama? Me <––– This chick, that’s who! Upon my arrival home from the hospital, with a new nursling in my arms and a definite hobble in my walk, I found a fabulous surprise in my pile of mail: a Boobie Box from Lucky Mama Boxes! What’s a Boobie Box? It’s a carefully… [read more]

Mama Baby Love Giveaway: A Breastfeeding Prize Package #BabyLove

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 The selection of breastfeeding products at A Mother’s Boutique leaves me feeling like a kid in a candy store every time I visit, so I’m thrilled to team up with Ana B Social for this event! The timing is pretty great for me, too, because I’m about to welcome a brand new nursling! Breastfeeding mamas,… [read more]

Preparing for a New Adventure: Tandem Nursing

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Look what I got in the mail this week… I know, right? I never thought I’d need it. Especially with my kids spaced more than 3 years apart. I have to admit, the thought of nursing both of them – at the same time – is a little daunting. When I started nursing, I’d never even… [read more]