Babies, Boobs, and Mental Health

My baby isn’t so much a baby anymore, and I don’t know if I want to jump with joy or curl into a ball and cry. He just turned 11 months and took his first steps the other day. Where has the time gone? And why is he so hell bent on becoming a “toddler”Continue reading “Babies, Boobs, and Mental Health”

How I Grew My Freezer Stash to More Than 100 Bags of Breast Milk

With my baby turning 8 months, I can’t believe I’ve been I’ve been breastfeeding/pumping exclusively this entire time. I’ve gone through ups and downs of uncertainty if my supply would keep up thanks to illness and everyday stresses. But the other day, I opened up our deep freeze and saw over 100 bags of myContinue reading “How I Grew My Freezer Stash to More Than 100 Bags of Breast Milk”

Colson and Joe breastfeeding box review – December 2018

It’s odd how I felt like a month flew by while at the same time feeling like forever since I had received my last Colson & Joe box! I guess that’s what happens when you are anxiously awaiting something. My December box arrived the other day and I was excited to see what was insideContinue reading “Colson and Joe breastfeeding box review – December 2018”

Colson and Joe subscription box review

If you have followed me for a while, you know that I’m currently breastfeeding my almost five month old. You can read my recent posts about it here and here. TL;DR: After dealing with oversupply when my milk came in, my current concern is keeping up my supply after returning to work and pumping. I wouldContinue reading “Colson and Joe subscription box review”

I’m just a milk machine

*Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. I’m a lot of things: a mother, a writer, a wife, an artist, a bookworm, an anxious optimist, a forever learner, a restless soul, and mostContinue reading “I’m just a milk machine”