Doesn’t pregnancy make being a busy mom even busier? Through this pregnancy I’ve struggled keeping up with my home business, taking the kids to school on time, keeping up with our routines, and making sure everyone has home cooked meals every day. Making personal goals for myself is something that has really helped me get…
Babies & Toddlers
Even after having had two babies I still feel like some preparation must be done for breastfeeding your new baby.
Are you expecting your first or have you been there before?
Breastfeeding can definitely bring a new set of challenges with each birth.
With our first baby I had trouble building supply and met with countless lactation specialists before the problem was solved. Severe jaundice made it so our second baby couldn’t stay awake to nurse and had to be supplemented with formula to stay healthy for the first few weeks.
Preparing to bring a new baby into your home when you still have a little one under 3 years old can be scary.
I’m sure you’ve had thoughts of how you are going to juggle two little ones, give enough attention to both, potty train one while you are breastfeeding the other, and being there to put them both to bed.
We are currently expecting baby number 3 and will have 2 babies under age 3, which I’m sure will bring many challenges. All of the thoughts I mentioned above have definitely crossed my mind.
Excited as we are about bringing a new baby home I can’t help but have just a little bit of anxiety about how we I am going to keep my new baby and 2 year old mama’s girl happy.
Being pregnant is such an exciting time! My husband and I recently found out that I am expecting baby #3 this January and we are so excited. At the same time there is a lot of added pressure that comes with being pregnant. The end result is always worth it! But, I wanted…