When I was packing my hospital bag, I found it difficult to find a practical list of things I might need during the birth. There were many lists out there, but they seemed to differ drastically, and I couldn't always see why those items were useful. It seemed you had to plan for a million … Continue reading What was in my hospital bag?
When I was pregnant, I knew I wanted to breastfeed. I’d also heard all kinds of stories; some made it sound easy and others made it sound really difficult. Like parenting, breastfeeding was one thing I couldn’t practice beforehand. While breastfeeding is something each woman needs to figure out for herself, there were six steps … Continue reading Planning to breastfeed? Here’s what worked for me.