Baby Weight Blues

Oh, mamas.. we love our babies, and we give so much of ourselves to them, emotionally and physically. We are their first home as they enter this world. We change…

Labour and Delivery – How to Avoid Tears

This is what we want to know…how can I avoid tears during delivery!!?? First, it is important to recognize that vaginal tearing is quite normal and happens fairly often especially…

Baby and Signing: Should you try it?

If you’ve ever had a baby cry while pointing at something they want, while you can’t figure out for the life of you what they’re asking for, you may understand…

Car Seats and Coats

At this very moment, I am in the middle (specifically, Texas) of relocating from sunny Los Angeles to snowy Philadelphia and have absolutely zero experience with snowsuits and car seats….

Toilet Learning: When Is It Too Soon?

You’ve made it through the sometimes exhausting infant and baby stage and you are into the toddler stage! That’s a huge accomplishment! So now what? You are shifting gears and…

Let’s Talk Cloth – Cloth Diapers 101

When you think about cloth diapers, what do you picture? Those old cotton flats with some safety pins on the hips? Baby running around with a big, bulky wad of…

5 Ways To Track Ovulation

Oh FUTURE Mamas! This article is for you if you are starting to think about having a little one and planning to become pregnant. It is very likely that your…

Pumping: Can You Start Too Early?

Pumping: Can You Start Too Early? This question depends on several factors. The first is what are your feeding goals? Then we need to discuss your feeding preferences. Next, we…

Baby CPR – What You Should Know

CPR classes are one of my favourite classes to teach because it is such important information to share. These classes also bring out a variety of people! Expecting couples will…

Gentle Steps to Weaning

Just when I was SO ready to be done with nursing my 15-month-old, my Mama emotions went crazy. The reality of it sunk in HARD. Did I even know how…