Here’s What I Can Truthfully Say about Breastfeeding

Through all my breastfeeding challenges, I somehow emerged as a mom who still champions it for others.

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Hold off on Umbilical Cord Cutting, Experts Agree

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In the chaos of newborn cries and nurses scurrying around, doctors have always rushed to cut the umbilical cord immediately after birth. Experts are now urging holding off, however, and avoiding cutting too soon. Read…

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25 Things That Have Woken My Baby Up

When I brought my little girl home from the hospital, we were both recovering from a major ordeal. Failed labor and an emergency c-section for me, a three weeks early entrance into the world and a stay in the NICU…

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