Don’t Ask

Don’t Ask

Dear Everyone. Yes – everyone, There are likely hundreds of articles and blog posts discussing what I’m about to say. Yet it doesn’t seem to be sinking in yet, so here’s another version to ponder. Stop – just stop – asking the next mom you see if she...
Help! I Feel Like My Supply Is Tanking!!

Help! I Feel Like My Supply Is Tanking!!

Rule #1 of nursing and pumping: You just keep pumping. No matter how defeated you feel, and no matter how panicked you get that you’re losing your entire supply and this is the end, you just keep pumping. (Unless weaning is your goal, in which case this post is...
I Have Big Feelings

I Have Big Feelings

Every once in a while, I have a moment where I sit back, pat myself on the back, and go “Man, I did good!” Often, that moment is a brief flicker before the next parenting challenge, but I relish it while it lasts. Side note: I fully give each and every one...
I’m Not Sorry

I’m Not Sorry

Since becoming a mom, I’ve enjoyed participating in several Facebook mom groups. They’ve built me up, answered questions about all manner of new mom puzzles, and even made me laugh on a bad day. One day I noticed a disturbing trend as I was scrolling...