Life is good, isn’t it? There’s probably lots of new and exciting things going on in your life right now and that’s amazing. I believe everyone wants to find happiness and while I haven’t yet found the perfect recipe for a perfect and 100% happy life I do know that feeling good about yourself is key to happiness. Now that you have a family and have gone through so many … [Read more...] about How To Feel Good About Yourself
We always talk about the things we should be doing while breastfeeding, but just as important as the things we should be doing are the things that we should be AVOIDING. Avoiding a few things might even be more important than doing the right things. Below is a list of 7 things to avoid while breastfeeding. 1. Certain types of food This is not something to worry too much … [Read more...] about What Should I Avoid While Breastfeeding?
Last week we talked about a very helpful breastfeeding position called Laid-Back. This week my big question was: Besides a good and comfortable breastfeeding position, what else do babies need to successfully breastfeed? Here are a few things we found out: Babies need to be calm. Calming your little one is the first step for successfully breastfeeding. Give him some … [Read more...] about What Do Babies need to Breastfeed?
On a previous post called Is Breastfeeding right for me? We discussed the reasons why breastfeeding can challenging at first and how much having a more natural birth with fewer interventions can help with a smoother breastfeeding journey. This week I would like to talk a breastfeeding position that is also extremely helpful on those first few weeks after birth, the laid-back … [Read more...] about Laid-Back Breastfeeding Position
Using a Silicone Manual Breast Pump is not always easy, especially if you're a new mum. The BeeMom breast pump has helped thousands of women express milk effortlessly and in today's post (and VIDEOS), you will see how. For the breast pump to work at its best, we need to make sure you stimulate let down milk first. Here's a post I recently wrote that has a few really good … [Read more...] about How To Use the BeeMom’s Silicone Manual Breast Pump