When I was pregnant with my daughter, Evalee, I did all sorts of searching online for all types of product. Cloth diapers, breast pumps, nursing bras, co-sleepers, parenting books, you name it I researched it.
I can’t remember exactly how I discovered the art of babywearing and the many styles of baby carriers…but once I did I went a little crazy. I purchased at least one of every style I...
As we continue to discuss the 7 baby “B’s” of attachment parenting as defined by Dr. Sears in The Baby Book
we come to #3…
Breastfeed Your Baby
“The benefits of breastfeeding in enhancing baby’s health and development are enormous, but what is not fully appreciated are the magnificent effects of breastfeeding on the mother.” – Dr. Sears
Here’s whats in...
If you don’t know already, I had a really rough road with my now 3 year old daughter Evalee in the sleep department…By the time she was 9 months old she was waking every hour and a half to nurse, day or night.
I was exhausted.
But, now I am a “seasoned” mom armed with more experience and knowledge and hopefully can avoid that same state of exhaustion with our new little boy...
If you were to ask three different attachment parenting moms to give their definition of attachment parenting you would most likely hear three different answers. How you choose to parent your child is not only a very personal choice but also a very “touchy” or sensitive subject as well.
No one wants to hear or be told that their choices are wrong in any way causing emotional harm to their...
“Your baby is due in a few weeks, and you have begun your maternity leave. As you clean out your desk, you wonder “Will I ever return? Should I return? Do I have to? Do I want to?” – Excerpt from The Baby Book
For the many women in this quandary who do NOT have a choice and must return to work after six weeks, here are some suggestions to help you balance work and being an attached...