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5 reasons breastfeeding past infancy is the worst

Breastfeeding is one of the hottest parenting topics on social media. Our feeds are packed full of proud warrior mamas fearlessly nursing their babies in public. There’s even murmurs of a breastfeeding emoji coming to smartphones. But part of the conversation that's missing, is the challenge moms face when nursing past the infancy stage. I’m on board with the “breast is best” … Continue reading 5 reasons breastfeeding past infancy is the worst

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That fleeting urge to have another baby

Admission: I watch Degrassi when I work out. I won't dive into a psychological biopsy of why a 32-year-old mom would be interested in a teenage soap opera, but one particular episode I watched last week caught my emotions off guard. During the episode, a teen couple was struggling with the unyielding tribulations of everyday parenthood following their unplanned … Continue reading That fleeting urge to have another baby

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What’s on your baby’s cheeks? Diapers & your baby’s health

As parents, when we're at the grocery store, we usually flip over food packages to read the ingredients and nutritional facts on the back. We want to know what we’re feeding our babies. Does the same apply for the diapers we put on them? I have to admit, before switching to cloth diapers from the Happy Baby Cheeks … Continue reading What’s on your baby’s cheeks? Diapers & your baby’s health

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Mary Kastle shares new music video & secret to her career-life balance

Mary Kastle is a lot of things. She's a singer-songwriter, baby clothing designer, and most recently became a muppet-maker extraordinaire. But above all, Mary is a mother of two adorable children. Her son actually became the inspiration for her recently released music video King of My Heart. "I was bowled over by the crazy intense love of … Continue reading Mary Kastle shares new music video & secret to her career-life balance