Six Problems And Suggested Solutions For Tandem Nursing

You know how breastfeeding is ‘the most natural thing in the world’, right? And how it should be as easy as that? And how it often isn’t? Well, picture every newborn problem (and victory) that you’ve ever had with breastfeeding a newborn. Now picture doing it with that newborn, and a climby, excited, gymnastic toddler… Read more: Six Problems And Suggested Solutions For Tandem Nursing

Nine Benefits Of Tandem Breastfeeding

When Ameli was a baby I wrote many articles on breastfeeding and its benefits. I wrote about things I wish I’d known about breastfeeding, and some relatively unknown things about breast milk, and how breast milk is made. I’ve shared my confessions of an extended breastfeeder and I’ve written about the highs and lows of breastfeeding during… Read more: Nine Benefits Of Tandem Breastfeeding

Goodbye To Breastfeeding – 8 Years A Breastfeeder

Ameli was born in October 2009 and aside from a single prenatal class on breastfeeding, the sum total of my thought and planning on the subject of breastfeeding was “we’d best get in some formula, just in case”. I hadn’t considered “in case of what?” I certainly didn’t plan on becoming an active breastfeeding advocate. As… Read more: Goodbye To Breastfeeding – 8 Years A Breastfeeder

Take The Quiz To Find Your Perfect Father’s Day Gifts

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ll know that we’re almost in June – which means Father’s Day!  It can be really tough to know what to buy for dads for Father’s Day, specially when money is tight, or dad isn’t a resident parent, but I think it’s really important for the children rather than… Read more: Take The Quiz To Find Your Perfect Father’s Day Gifts

The Essential Parenting Collection – 35 Products You Don’t Want To Miss Out On

Welcome to the Essential Parenting Collection, the biggest online collection of Mindful Parenting products! This digital bundle offers a wide array of eProducts, including eBooks, audiobooks, eCourses, workbooks, audio, coloring pages. The Essential Parenting Collection is offered at $49.97/£30.45/AU$55.78, fractions of the retail value of $751.48/£457.98/AU$838.86. We have divided the products into 5 categories. Scroll… Read more: The Essential Parenting Collection – 35 Products You Don’t Want To Miss Out On

Mindful Nurturing – Mindful Play – On Sale Now

I’d like to give you a peek into the amazing new e-bundle up at my affiliate partner: the Mindful Play eBundle. $14.95 = £9.28 =AUS$16.02=R150.91 This bundle contains 9 play-oriented e-resources, plus 3 phenomenal bonuses. This ebundle is for sale only from September 30 through October 3. After that, you’ll never see this particular collection… Read more: Mindful Nurturing – Mindful Play – On Sale Now

Celebrating Sisters

The theme for this month’s Carnival of Natural  Parenting was Sibling Revelry, as opposed to sibling rivalry. It’s a subject I’ve thought about since before deciding to add to our family after Ameli, and in the hope to avoid or lessen rivalry, I chose to continue nursing through pregnancy, and tandem breastfeed. Unfortunately I wasn’t… Read more: Celebrating Sisters

Big Latch On, Farnham 2013

Today I was blessed to be able to play host for The Big Latch On in Farnham, with the support of wonderful mamas who came together to beat the world record for mother’s breastfeeding at the same time. On the 1 – 7th of August every year, to raise awareness of the benefits of breastfeeding… Read more: Big Latch On, Farnham 2013

The Value Of Support To The Breast Milk Donor And Recipient

Any breastfeeding mother will be able to tell you the value of support, or the impact of the lack there of. Without the support of those closest to you, maintaining a breastfeeding relationship can be incredibly difficult. The same can be said for both the milk donor and the recipient of donated breastmilk. I wrote… Read more: The Value Of Support To The Breast Milk Donor And Recipient