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How to Continue Breastfeeding a Baby with Food Intolerances

How to Continue Breastfeeding a Baby with Food Intolerances

How to Continue Breastfeeding a Baby with Food IntolerancesWhen I first became a mom, I had no idea the kinds of challenges breastfeeding could bring. And I certainly didn’t consider that my son might have food intolerances that would bring additional challenges to breastfeeding. But at nine weeks, my son started exhibiting all the signs […]

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Potty Training Like a Boss {Your How-to Guide for Success}

Potty Training Like a Boss {Your How-to Guide for Success}

Potty training (or potty learning) is a major developmental milestone in your child’s life. For most parents, it’s also an exhausting nightmare. Between picking the method you want to use (sticker charts, verbal praise, candy incentives etc.) to gathering all the supplies (pull ups, underwear, potty seat, travel accessories, and so on), it’s enough to […]

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Another Baby? {Please Stop Questioning My Decision}

Another Baby? {Please Stop Questioning My Decision}

I vividly remember my six-week postpartum appointment after my second baby was born. I spent the bulk of the appointment nodding, as my OB/GYN did her best to sell me on an IUD. And not-so-subtly suggesting that we (my husband and I) consider a permanent birth control method. My methodical nodding and blank stare must […]

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