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Only the best for my baby!

Welcome to the Milk Mama Diaries Carnival (February). For this month, we focus on back to basics. Participants will share advices – either the best breastfeeding advice they received OR/AND the best breastfeeding advice they can give to new moms.  Please scroll down to the end of the post to see the list of carnival […]

You’re still breastfeeding?

Yes I am! I breastfed both my kids far longer than I originally intended. With E, my firstborn, He was a few days shy of his second birthday.  I had to abruptly wean because I underwent chemotherapy and the meds are not going to be good for him.  Since he was almost 2 anyway, I […]

My Best Breastfeeding Support System — My Husband

“Welcome to the Milk Mama Diaries Carnival (August). For this month, we join the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action in it’s “Talk to Me!” theme where participants will share personal experiences, insights or recommendations in communicating breastfeeding intentions and goals to their support system. Please scroll down to the end of this post and check […]

Nursing must haves…and cheaper alternatives (2/10 & 3/10)

This is part 2 of a series.  Click here for part 1. 2.  nursing clothes It is such a nice. nice time to be a breastfeeding mom as there are so many pretty breastfeeding clothes available nowadays. These clothes not only have hidden access points for your baby to reach your breasts easily, they also […]

Breastfeeding made me a better and stronger mom…and woman

Welcome to the first Milk Mama Diaries Carnival (March). To celebrate National Women’s Month, our participants share how breastfeeding has changed them as a woman. Please scroll down to the end of this post and check out the other carnival participants. —————————– There were quite a few things that I really wanted to be “when […]

Online friendships rock

I discovered the internet in the late 1990’s.  At the beginning, I was rather leary of relationships formed online, because I never believed that you could actually know a person when you can’t even see him or her!  And of course, who hasn’t heard of penpals, phone pals and other “virtual friends” and how some […]