Tummy Time Milestones: Your Baby’s Path to Strength and Development

Tummy Time Milestones: Your Baby’s Path to Strength and Development

As a mom of two, I know how exciting it is to watch your baby grow and reach new milestones. Tummy time milestones are one of those important steps in your baby’s development. Whether you’re starting tummy time right from when you bring your little one home from the hospital or a bit later, it’s…

19 Time Management Tips for Moms: How to Find More ‘Me Time’

19 Time Management Tips for Moms: How to Find More ‘Me Time’

Did you know that moms spend an average of 98 hours a week on parenting duties? As a mother of two, I know how overwhelming it can be to juggle all our responsibilities, whether it’s taking care of the kids, managing the house, or maintaining a career. Are you constantly feeling like there’s just never…

How to Fix a Shallow Latch in 8 Simple Steps

How to Fix a Shallow Latch in 8 Simple Steps

Want to know how to fix a shallow latch? Having a proper latch when breastfeeding isn’t just about comfort; it’s integral to the success of your breastfeeding journey. A shallow latch can lead to sore nipples and an underfed baby, making those calm, bonding moments a bit stressful. But don’t worry, adjusting your little one…

Colostrum Harvesting – Should You Do It?

Colostrum Harvesting – Should You Do It?

As you near the end of your pregnancy, you might have heard about colostrum harvesting. It’s a technique where you, the expectant mother, can hand-express colostrum before your baby is born. While colostrum harvesting can be beneficial, it’s not a must-do for everyone. Colostrum is your body’s first breast milk – a nutrient-rich, golden fluid…

Why Is My Breast Milk Watery? Foremilk/Hindmilk Imbalance?

Why Is My Breast Milk Watery? Foremilk/Hindmilk Imbalance?

If you’ve noticed your breast milk seems a bit more like water than you expected, you’re certainly not alone. Many new parents that I talk to as a breastfeeding counselor are surprised by the varying consistencies that breast milk can have. Changes in the appearance of your breast milk are often completely normal. Why is…

Can You Eat Chocolate While Breastfeeding? Yes!

Can You Eat Chocolate While Breastfeeding? Yes!

When you’re a new breastfeeding mom, everything you eat and drink seems to come with a question mark – will it affect your baby’s health? Coffee, alcohol … the list goes on! But can you eat chocolate while breastfeeding? The answer is: YES!! Some reports can make you worry because chocolate contains a substance called…

20 Reasons Your Baby Keeps Pulling Off Breast And Relatching

20 Reasons Your Baby Keeps Pulling Off Breast And Relatching

Breastfeeding can be a beautiful bonding experience, but it’s not without its little hiccups. As a breastfeeding counselor and mom of 2 I know that one common situation you might encounter is when your baby keeps pulling off the breast and then relatching. This may happen for a variety of reasons, and understanding why it’s…

Chocolate Calculator For Breastfeeding

Chocolate Calculator For Breastfeeding

If you find yourself pondering the chocolate aisle, contemplating how much of that sweet delight you can enjoy while breastfeeding, you’ve landed in just the right place. Yes, you can still savor chocolate during this special time of feeding your little one – and using this chocolate calculator for breastfeeding will help give you peace…

Branded Chocolate Calculator For Breastfeeding Moms

Branded Chocolate Calculator For Breastfeeding Moms

If you’re here, chances are you’re a breastfeeding mom with a sweet tooth, wondering how much of your favorite chocolate you can enjoy without worrying. Welcome to our branded chocolate calculator for breastfeeding moms! Simply enter your chosen chocolate bar brand and the calculator will tell you how much sugar and caffeine is in the…

9 Signs Your Child Is Not Ready for Potty Training

9 Signs Your Child Is Not Ready for Potty Training

Drawing from my journey as a mom of two and a breastfeeding counselor, I know firsthand that the signs your child is not ready for potty training aren’t always straightforward. The excitement of ditching diapers is universal among parents, yet the readiness of our little ones can vary widely. If your child seems to prefer…