Breastfeeding: What To Do If Your Baby Won’t Latch On

breastfeeding what to do if your baby won't latch on
breastfeeding what to do if your baby won’t latch on

Breastfeeding is probably one of my very favorite things about being a mommy. The connection you form with your child is amazing! The benefits for both baby and mom and unbeatable. Now, if only it was easy and natural like everyone says it is! Breastfeeding is tough sometimes, getting baby to latch and everything else doesn’t always come naturally unless everything goes perfectly. But, umm hello…I don’t live in a perfect world and I’m sure you all don’t either.  Continue reading “Breastfeeding: What To Do If Your Baby Won’t Latch On”

9 Ways To Get Your Baby To Sleep

9 ways to get your baby to sleep
Reese Napping by Donnie Ray Jones  CC2.0              9 ways to get your baby to sleep

Having a new baby is really exciting and also really terrifying! The baby does not come with an instruction manual and different books suggest different things so how are you to know what is right? Well, a couple months in you will start to get to know your baby better and will be able to decide what your baby needs. So, this is for the new parents out there, who are wondering how do you put a baby to sleep? Continue reading “9 Ways To Get Your Baby To Sleep”

What You Really Use For Baby In The First Year: Baby Registry Guide

what you really need on your baby registry
what you really need on your baby registry

Congratulations! You are going to have a baby! So exciting! Babies come with so much stuff! Setting up a baby registry is a super fun idea! There are so many cute clothes, blankets, and decorations for the perfect nursery! But then you actually go to do it and it is so overwhelming! There are so many things out there for babies and there are about 10 kinds of each of them. Seriously how do you choose?  Continue reading “What You Really Use For Baby In The First Year: Baby Registry Guide”

3-6 Months Baby Sleep, Feeding and Daily Schedule/Routine

3-6 months baby sleep feeding and daily schedule routine
3-6 months baby sleep feeding and daily schedule routine

As a new mom, I was constantly wondering what a baby’s schedule should look like and if my daughter was on the right schedule. I wanted to be sure that she was healthy, well rested and not up at strange times. Was I feeding her enough? When would she be tired? Should she eat solids 3 times a day like me or more? I had a million questions! Continue reading “3-6 Months Baby Sleep, Feeding and Daily Schedule/Routine”

8 Ways To Make Breastfeeding Easier!

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8-ways-to-make-breastfeeding-easier

The obvious benefits of breastfeeding can’t be ignored. It is just too good for you and your baby to not consider it (read about those benefits in plain English here).That doesn’t make it easy though and it definitely doesn’t come naturally for everyone, some moms really have to work at it. It is very easy to want to give up because your baby is hungry and crying and everyone is tired. Continue reading “8 Ways To Make Breastfeeding Easier!”

The Benefits Of Breastfeeding In Plain English

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the-benefits-of-breastfeeding

When I was ready to start trying to get pregnant I started doing heavy research into how to get pregnant, how to have the healthiest pregnancy and how to give my newborn the best. Breastfeeding was something I knew very little about. Honestly, I knew it was good for babies, period. End of story that’s all I had ever really heard about it. Continue reading “The Benefits Of Breastfeeding In Plain English”