There is so much to know about being pregnant and being a mom. These days we don't have tribes to help us every day. Sohow do we know about all the shit no one tells you??
Bookmail Yay!!!! I had such a good time reading The Adventures of Scout and Kit, The Berry Patch to my little one today. This adorable story by Elise Monsour Puckett was fun, simple, and educational. Brother Scout and sister Kit find a magical berry patch in which they learn to recognize... Continue Reading →
Lesson of the Day Do not hand your favorite hat to baby to entertain her during a diaper change until you know what's in the diaper.
I thought I was doing it wrong. It hurt so much and it's "not supposed to." But sometimes it just does, even when its going well. It hurts. And then it doesn't. Stay brave.
...and my shirts, my bras, my lap, my bath mat, my towels, my baby... Breastmilk gets everywhere! I had heard that a woman can "leak" breastmilk when her breasts get super full (engorged, a lovely term) and she hears her baby cry, or maybe another baby cry, or from some reason, when her husband gets home... Continue Reading →