Category: Feeding

Quick and Easy Meals for Babies & Toddlers for Busy Moms (Or Moms Who Don’t Love Cooking)

Quick and Easy Meals for Babies & Toddlers for Busy Moms (Or Moms Who Don’t Love Cooking)

Originally posted on February 23, 2018. Alexander and Nathan recently started a diet of table foods only. They only have baby food pouches in their diaper bag as an “in case of emergency” snack, and they only get one bottle of formula at night as […]

When You Can’t Breastfeed

When You Can’t Breastfeed

I’ve mentioned on here a few times that I couldn’t give Nathan and Alexander my breast milk because of their allergies. I’ve decided to share more about why that happened and the emotional effects that linger with me because of it. Nathan and Alex spent […]

Don’t Quit Pumping! 8 Tips to Make It Easier

Don’t Quit Pumping! 8 Tips to Make It Easier

Since Alex and Nathan couldn’t nurse right away, I pumped exclusively for several months. Me and pumping had a rocky relationship. I’ve heard of lots of women who pump for a short while and quit because it’s so challenging, and honestly, that was almost me. […]

I Donated My Breast Milk

I Donated My Breast Milk

I had an awesome milk supply after Alex and Nathan were born, but unfortunately, I wasn’t able to breastfeed. With them going to the NICU right after birth, I couldn’t nurse them, so I exclusively pumped the entire time they were in the NICU and […]