breastfeeding, motherhood, nutrition

Nursing Snacks

Breastfeeding is hardddddd, especially in the beginning. It's funny because now my son (second babe) is 15 months old and he won't get off the boob! Here is a list of snacks that helped me get through the early stages of breastfeeding and help my supply go up! Also, the hunger is the real deal.… Continue reading Nursing Snacks

Babies, Toddlers, love, marriage, motherhood, parenting, surviving motherhood

What about me?

Today, in particular, I'm feeling the weight of the world. I am tired and cranky and exhausted. It's not about me anymore though. It's about the kids. I don't mean to sound conceited or rude, but I just want it to be about me today. I want to curl up in a ball in my… Continue reading What about me?

Babies, Toddlers, motherhood, parenting, surviving motherhood

36 Mom Realities

1. You can't really wear perfume anymore because your nursing babes will choke on it. Hell, you really can't be cute anymore unless you have a nanny, are rich, and/or you have help around the clock. 2. Can't really be naked anymore because your toddler will tell everyone they saw your "Gina". 3. Your car… Continue reading 36 Mom Realities

Babies, Toddlers, breastfeeding, motherhood

Breast Friends Forever

You always hear people saying, "Breast is the best, formula is bad, breastfeeding is gross, etc." Someone always has an opinion about breastfeeding. Personally, I love it, but it's not for everyone. If I could do it forever, I would- pumping and all. When I first had Juliana, it was a struggle to breastfeed. You… Continue reading Breast Friends Forever