Public Nursing Now Legal in All 50 States – YAHOO!!!!!

  • Posted by LenaV
  • On August 7, 2018
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  • Idaho, legalization, legislature, local politics, Minnesota, mother's rights, nursing, public nursing, representatives, United States of America, Utah, women's rights
Last week, breastfeeding in public became legal in all 50 states. Hooray! We did it, ladies! While this is an amazing accomplishment and a step in the right direction for mother’s and women’s rights, surprisingly enough, it was still illegal for the longest time. Now, moms (finally) have laws and rights that specifically protect them […]
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Avocado Day Recipes!

  • Posted by LenaV
  • On July 31, 2018
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  • avocado day, avocados, easy recipes, fresh, fun, fun recipes, gucamole, healthy, mango salsa, mangos, pleasing, recipes, refreshing
Happy Avocado Day!   In honor of Avocado Day, we made our own guacamole! Here’s a quick recipe so you make some for your family. As a special treat have the kids help with tasks that don’t require the use of sharp objects.  We found this guac to be surprisingly quick and easy to make, and we […]
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First Year of Feeding

  • Posted by Kim P.
  • On July 19, 2018
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Are you wondering when you can start your baby on more interesting foods? Look no further! We have all your answers right here in a month-by-month guide starting at breast milk/formula and ending in mac and cheese! Birth – 4 months Only feed your baby breast milk or formula – NO solid food at this […]
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Sleeping Solo

  • Posted by Kim P.
  • On May 23, 2018
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  • babies, bed, bedtime, children, co-sleeping, dad, father, kids, mom, mother, night, night time, sleep, sleeping
We’ve all been there – curled up in our warmest comforter, dreaming of a world without responsibility, when all of a sudden your child creeps in – looming over you at the edge of your bed like a scene straight out of Paranormal Activity. You pull the covers aside and allow them to sleep in […]
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Breastfeeding Battle

  • Posted by Kim P.
  • On May 17, 2018
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  • breast, breast milk, breastfeeding, lactation, lactation consultant, milk, mom, mother
It’s a well-known fact that breastfeeding is great for your newborn baby. Although that is highly talked about, something that is a little less discussed is women who struggle to produce milk. Lactation Struggles According to fitpregnncy.com – the number one reason mothers stop breastfeeding is because they believe that they simply can’t produce enough […]
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A Girl’s Best Friend

  • Posted by Kim P.
  • On May 9, 2018
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  • best friend, mom, mothers day
Mother’s Day is just around the corner, so I want to share with all of you a little bit about my mom and our very unique relationship. I recently read an article by HuffPost about the mother-daughter relationship and how it is impossible for a mother to be a daughter’s best friend because the relationship […]
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Preeclamptic Pregnancy

  • Posted by Chambrie P.
  • On May 2, 2018
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My sister was just recently pregnant with her second baby boy, scheduled for her second C-section and for the second time was diagnosed at 30 weeks with preeclampsia. Her symptoms began with severe swelling, as well as high blood pressure. Because of this, she quickly became a high-risk pregnancy, so what did she do? First, she went […]
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You Might Want to Rethink Trashing the Chore Chart

  • Posted by LenaV
  • On August 15, 2016
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  • chore chart, household chores, kid chores, teaching responsibility
Chores are slowly becoming a thing of the past for this generation’s children, but you might want to revive the chore chart before it is too late.
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5 Daily Tasks You Must Do Even When There Is No Time

  • Posted by LenaV
  • On August 3, 2016
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  • daily tasks, family morning, family time, key to a good morning, lemon water, meal prep, morning routine, morning stretching
Working families really do run double lives. Work-life is sandwiched between home-life everyday, and somehow you try to keep both separate. But sometimes you end up blending the two because you think you can read over a new contract while you finish making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich—granted, you’ve done it before. There are […]
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7 Tips for Babysitters

  • Posted by LenaV
  • On July 28, 2016
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  • babysitters, babysitting, babysitting tips, childcare, infant care, outsourcing parenting, toddler care
Babysitting for a new family? Not sure what questions to ask about their child? Is the child a baby or toddler? Every family is different and wants a different experience for their child! Here are some tips to make you the best babysitter you can be!
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