I discovered the show “Adam Ruins Everything” a few months ago because of the episode where Adam “ruins” sex. I have many friends that are passionate about reducing routine infant circumcision and that episode addressed circumcision. The YouTube clip was shared like crazy. I found it both witty and informative and started a hunt for… Continue reading Adam Ruins Having A Baby?
“Breast is best.” “Breastfeeding is the most natural thing in the world.” “Babies are born with an instinct to seek the breast, find it, and latch.” Statements like these can feel like a slap to the face in the wake of breastfeeding struggles. For new mothers trying to breastfeed and having a hard time, these… Continue reading Breastfeeding is Natural, So Why Is It So Hard?
My goal as a doula and as a mother is to let people know that they have options.
I am not the only one that struggles to be a mother. That was an amazing discovery.
I can’t help but think that Mary was a walking checklist for postpartum mood disorder risk factors.
I’ve lost it with my kids today. More than once. In fact, I’ve lost it with my kids all week long. I’ve been having “bad mom days” where every little thing pisses me off. We’re sitting right between a holiday birthday and another holiday in our family right now, and I am stressed to the… Continue reading The Fires of Rage
My job literally saved my life.