We Are All Mamas

It wasn’t long ago that I came across an article online that pointed out cesarean section (otherwise known as c-section) shaming exists. I initially was sad and shocked, but than after I showed my husband the article (who wasn’t shocked at all), it quickly sank in that people are shamed for almost everything nowadays. But why!? I came across this …

A hurdle in your breastfeeding journey

Yeast in your breasts?! What? Candida albicans. The culprit behind the very annoying yeast infection. You may be familiar with this uncomfortable sensation in your underwear since it tends to be pretty common, but what about in your breasts? Well let me tell you, it’s just as disturbing in your poor breasts and if you’re breastfeeding, it’s easily passed on …

How one researcher’s “accidental research project” is creating more support for moms

I met with an incredible woman yesterday and I was often left speechless when hearing her explain the remarkable research that is being done at Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute. I just sat, frantically writing everything she said down like she was my new hero. Dr. Catherine Lebel “accidentally” came across correlations from a previous research study involving pregnant moms …