In a recent online thread I noticed many mothers providing loving support to a mother in need of it. When a mother mentions what seems to be a drop in supply, many women will rally around her with countless well meaning remedies. It is important to be sure that whenRead More →

It has been a wonderful week reflecting on how having a doula has affected my most recent experience at giving birth, and celebrating World Doula week with women and men around the world who lend themselves to the support of motherhood, giving birth, postpartum support and the like. Spiltmilk hasRead More →

I’ve reached the end of my rope. Though I have used pumps like the Medela In Style Advanced, the Freemie Equality, and Willow Pump to make it through my first year with Jojo and working full time outside of the home, some of these provided a necessary solution to reachingRead More →

I finally faced one of my “fears” since becoming a mom. Traveling by airplane alone with my children. I’ve always admired how other mothers did this but … Oh my nerves. We flew out to Los Angeles, my husband was already there on business so it made sense to goRead More →

Honestly no one could have ever convinced me that I would be talking about my breast as much as I do or breast in general before becoming a mother.  As it turns out Breast are really awesome, that is until they don’t work like you want them too; and byRead More →

I’m finally getting to sit down and scribble my thoughts about an episode of the television show Black’ish called, “Mother Nature.” The kids bedtime schedules leave little room for watching tv shows on an already busy Tuesday night so I had to watch it on the website.  About the episode:Read More →