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’s no secret that Motherhood is a blessing, but it is definitely a lot of work. We have responsibilities inside the home and in this day and age a lot of us are business owners, philanthropist, and working mamas. One thing is certain, we know how to balance and keepRead 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 →

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 →

“There has got to be an easier way!” Is a thought that frequently crosses my mind as I gather my tools and head to my special closet that has a lock on a door and an 11×17 sheet of paper covering the window that says in large letters “IN USE”.Read More →

 As I type this post from all three children are in the living room with their dad. (Yes, their dad).   It’s been nice to have extra hands again.   I can’t begin to tell you the ways that the baby stage is different.. or my mothering is different, EverythingRead More →

You may have read my story of what it was like giving birth to twins. It was a fairly easy delivery to be honest, easy and fast.  I did mention that the delivery was just the beginning. As new parents know well, the rubber meets the road when the babyRead More →