Archive for the ‘Mom to be’ Category

Baby #3 – Bell’s Birth Story

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All day I felt off. I couldn’t get into anything, I couldn’t rest, my kids seemed overly challenging to me today as well. This to me was a sign that maybe she was coming or at least I was hopeful….

A year of being pregnant

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You read this title and probably was like, what? Yes a year of being pregnant- that was 2018-2019 for me. Due to this I took a year off from the blog. I took a year off from Baby B blog…

Breastfeeding is A LOT of hardwork

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I was reminded today of how hard the first two weeks were of breastfeeding. Now with a 9 month old and being a breastfeeding pro, I totally forget how challenging the first couple weeks were for baby and me to…

Breastfeeding like a pro: 8 Tips

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First, let’s start with you can do it and you are a pro! You were built to feed your babies. Yes sometimes circumstances prevent you from being able too, but  I’ve learned some tricks from lactation consultants and midwifes that…

Pro: Co-Ed Baby Showers

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We recently had our baby shower/ gender reveal. It was a blast and the feed back from our friends and family was that is was the best shower they have ever attended. I attribute this to a couple factors: 1….

Why we choose Home Birth

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In all my years (yes years) of research from owning a maternity store, to doing workshops with childbirth educators in all areas and now as a pregnant mother- home birth is the best option for us. It actually has never…

Engorgement & Cabbage

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Okay engorgement is real and really uncomfortable. I myself have never had this issue as I have not yet had my baby, but several of my friends have. I feel that at this point with all the times, I’ve shared…

Essential Oils & Aromatherapy

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I’ve been a fan for years of using organic essential oils for just about everything. I use them to clean, for health, to relax at night, in the bath and even on my animals. I have a huge collection of…

10 Reasons Why You Should Take a BabyMoon!

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So here’s the deal, you MUST do a baby moon. It doesn’t need to be an expensive or over the top vacation, but make a point to take one. Even if just a local weekend getaway – do it! You…

Must Reads for ChildBirth & Pregnancy

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As soon as you get pregnant you will be bombard with everyone telling you how and what you should be doing. It gets old fast. Fortunately in my situation I knew already the choices that my husband and myself were…