The questions is… “Are you making the best decision for your family based on facts or hearsay?” I don’t subscribe to the “Pro-vax/anti-vax” philosophies. This topic it’s NOT as black and white as that. Nor is it a reason to divide friendships or get offensive because somebody doesn’t agree with your stance. That’s NOT what I’m here…… Continue reading To Vaccinate or Not to Vaccinate… That Is NOT the Question!
Recently I was listening to a podcast by Jami Balmet called “When Motherhood is Tough.” It wasn’t really deep or mind blowing at all, just a simple reminder of our awesome responsibility as mothers. You’ve heard me say it before… The never-ending tasks of homemaking can be so tiring at times. It’s easy to feel…… Continue reading Motherhood Can Be So… Boring
I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving and enjoyed reminiscing on all the things you have to be thankful for. We enjoyed a whirlwind visit from my family. It was short, but enjoyable. Since this is the season of holidays and making memories, I thought I’d share a few of our holiday traditions that…… Continue reading Holiday Traditions to Cherish for a Lifetime
As promised, I’m going to share my story with you. It’s a bit if an uphill journey, but, thank God, we eventually reached the top. There were many times along the way when I felt completely defeated and almost put on the brakes, but if you’ve ever tried to drive up a steep hill, you…… Continue reading My Story-Breastfeeding
Okay… time for the final chapter (for now) of my reasons for breastfeeding. Really, the list is extensive, and I could go on and on and on. But I have tried to narrow it down to the few reasons already discussed as well as the ones I am about to share…
Okay…so one of the cardinal marks of a crunchy mom is breastfeeding. And not just breastfeeding, but doing so for an “extended” amount of time. In America people tend to think this is very strange and even “inappropriate,” but is it? Let’s look at some of the benefits of nursing and see for yourself. First,…… Continue reading Why I Breastfeed (pt.1)
Logan had his 6-month checkup a few weeks ago. Usually when I take him to the doctor I go in with my defenses up because I don’t always agree with the healthcare industry on what’s best for my family. It’s rather stressful! Then I can’t think straight in the moment and go away wishing I…… Continue reading Standing Up