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Pain Management Basics During Labor

Pain Management Basics During Labor This is the most commonly asked question that I receive and rightly so! Labor hurts! And we are all nervous(no matter how many kids we have) about the pain!  So what are our options? Here are some of the basics! Medicinal Management Epidural- Oh, the gloriously controversial epidural… To get […] Read more…

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6 Totally Doable Self Care Tips For Mom

How to care for YOU while you are busy caring for everyone else! Let’s face it mamas…we never take any time for ourselves! Between early morning routines, meals & cooking, cleaning, laundry, grocery trips, other shopping trips, baths, bedtimes, nighttime feedings, husbands… We never get any time alone! And when we do, we most likely […] Read more…

Hurricane Disaster Kit

My Hurricane Disaster Kit

Hurricane Disaster Kit Hurricane is a scary word this time of year! Especially for us because we live in a coastal town along the Southeastern side of the United States. We have had some pretty bad storms come our way in the past. In fact, a short while ago we had what they called “the […] Read more…

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Breastfeeding Basics

Breastfeeding Basics Breastfeeding is a very long and elaborate topic that I will cover through many blog posts but I want to start here with the basics. I have helped hundreds of mothers nurse their little ones in the hospital. However, even though I have the “book knowledge” and the training, it wasn’t until I […] Read more…

Best Lactation cookies ever!

Best Lactation Cookies Ever!

I am sharing this recipe because it is honestly the best cookie I have ever made/eaten in my entire life! They are lactation cookies but for those moms who are not breastfeeding could easily leave out the brewer’s yeast and make regular AMAZING cookies! My husband asks me all the time to make “my milk […] Read more…

Flanders Buttocks Ointment

Flanders Buttocks Ointment!

Flanders Buttocks Ointment I am going to start a series of posts about things that have helped me out tremendously in my parenting journey! This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small commission, at no extra cost to you, if you make a purchase using this link. This one is a life […] Read more…

New YouTube Channel!

YouTube! Here is my first YouTube video! Please Watch & Comment your questions! Subscribe to the page! There will be plenty of new content coming soon!   Read more…

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My Labor & Delivery Story

My Labor & Delivery This was a crazy experience to say the least! Even though I had taken part in many deliveries through work my own still blew my mind! It was the scariest and most exciting day of my life! Labor is so unique to each individual! Before you read this just know that […] Read more…

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Simple Living & Motherhood

Simple living! Simple living and motherhood…two words that usually are not spoken together. As mamas we know that multitasking and managing with little to no sleep are two things that we do well. So living a simple life and being a mother simultaneously seems like an impossible task. This blog is here to make your […] Read more…