Damn if you do. Damn if you don't. #ExclusivePumping #EPing

In the last three days, I've gotten very little sleep thanks to an infant-toddler-Mini-Man-child who has taken our seemingly perfect, well-orchestrated, been working for 11 months schedule and tossed it into the garbage. I'm tired. I'm confused. I'm a little frustrated and a lot dumbfounded as to why Kamden's schedule (specifically at night and in the [...]

By |2014-11-20T06:00:12+00:00November 20th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

5644

Five. Six. Four. Four. This number represents a major accomplishment (and blessing) in my breastfeeding and pumping journey. On May 19, I became an official donor at the Mother's Milk Bank of North Texas, and, as of July 1, I have donated 1,353 ounces of breast milk. Not too bad for someone who didn't know milk donation existed until a few months ago! I [...]

By |2014-07-17T07:01:15+00:00July 17th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|17 Comments

Lactation Cookies

In an effort to maintain my breast milk supply, I drink lots of water, pump regularly (every 3-4 hours), and eat a balanced diet. As a registered milk donor, herbal supplements such as Fenugreek are prohibited but some women swear by their results ... to each their own, I say! Personally, I'm sticking with steel cut and whole [...]

By |2014-02-13T11:55:53+00:00February 13th, 2014|Food & Drink, Recipe|0 Comments