Lifestyle, Motherhood

5 Back to School Boards on Pinterest for Busy Moms

Scrambling to find simple ideas to make ‘back to school’ a breeze? You’re in luck! I have been scouring Pinterest for the best back to school tips I can find to share with my fellow moms.What do I consider to be the best…

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Lifestyle, Motherhood

The Secret to being a Happy Mom

Is your life an endless whirl of late night feedings, diaper changing, toddler chasing, house cleaning, speeding to soccer practice after school, whipping up dinner, sleeping 6 hours (if you’re lucky!) and then doing it all over again?Yeah, that’s my life too…

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Need Relactation Help?

It makes me very happy to see that the most popular search engine term that leads readers to my blog is relactation! I remember how helpful blogs were to me during my relactation so I am happy to pass along the knowledge. To make it…

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Motherhood

Hangin’ Up the Horns

Well, I did it. I brought my milk supply back from non-existence to pump breast milk for my girls for another 5 months…and then I was defeated by the flu.I have seriously struggled the past few days…

Motherhood

On the First Week of Daycare

I have a nice job making a decent amount over minimum wage. Did you know that putting two children in daycare would take up almost my entire paycheck? Childcare costs in this country can be insane, especially when facing them…

Other

Thankful!

On this most special Thanksgiving in my life (the babies first!) I am SO thankful for my daughters and my whole family…we had a lovely day spending time together and eating great food!Now i’m going to join…

Crafts & DIY

DIY Turkey Onesie

I’ve been getting addicted to pinterest lately, and I keep thinking “I need to make a post with a picture in it so I can pin it to pinterest and then a bajillion other people can pin it to…

Lifestyle

No ‘Poo Update!

No ‘Poo in a nutshell…best thing i’ve ever done for my hair!Seriously folks. I am LOVING no ‘poo. My hair is shiny, voluminous, and all around gorgeous.I’ve been washing it with just water and then…

Lifestyle

No more ‘Pooing Here!

…Shampooing, that is.No Poo? Sounds Ew…I know what it sounds like, “I’m not going to use shampoo and conditioner ever again!” When most people first hear of the practice called “No Poo” they think it’s pretty…

relactation-guide
Motherhood

Relactation Guide

DISCLAIMER: I am not a medical professional. Consult your physician prior to taking any new medicine or herbal supplements. This guide was created based on my own personal experience relactating for my twins. In honor of how much milk i…

Motherhood

Relactation Report!

I am super happy to report that 2.5 weeks into relactation, yesterday my total for the day was 2.25 ounces!!!That is a really big deal!I started 2.5 weeks ago with drops that wouldn’t even…