The Ultimate Eco- Friendly Gift Guide

10 perfect gifts for the eco-friendly person

  *This post contains affiliate links.  Please see my full disclosure here. Do you have an eco-friendly person in your life?  That person who always tries to make the green choice?  Not sure what to get him or her? As an eco-friendly person, myself, I know how hard it can be for people to shop […]

Hypnobabies- The Birth Pain Management Technique You Need

How hypnobabies worked for me

*Affiliate links may be in this post. I may receive a commission from any purchases made from clicking on links in this post. Hypnobabies was hands-down the best product I found while pregnant.  I decided to give birth naturally, without interventions. Prior to my positive pregnancy test, a good friend of mine gave birth naturally […]

The Eco-Friendly Mom’s Guide to Disposable Diapers

eco-friendly mom's guide to disposable diapers

Wait… I thought eco-friendly moms are all about cloth diapers?  Can disposable diapers be eco-friendly? Well… yes they can! In an ideal world we would all use cloth diapers.  But let’s be honest… we don’t live in an ideal world. I would love to cloth diaper, but as a full-time working mom my time is […]

How I Naturally and Successfully Treated My PCOS

naturally and successfully treated PCOS

*This post may contain affiliate links.  I may receive a commission from any purchases made from clicking on links in this post.  Please see my full disclosure here. The Early Years My period started for the first time at the age of 15.  Embarrassed it happened so late, at the time, I know now how […]

How To Maintain Your Milk Supply After Returning to Work

How to maintain milk supply

  Since day one you have breastfed your baby.  You made it through those early weeks of sore nipples, engorged breasts, and cluster feedings that made you feel like you would never wear a shirt again.  As a result of those early weeks and all the ones since, you developed a strong milk supply while […]

4 Amazon Services Every Working Mom Needs in Her Life

4 Amazon Services Every Working Mom Needs in Her Life

I love Amazon.  Actually, that may be an understatement.  I ABSOLUTELY LOVE Amazon. Easily 75 percent of my shopping is completed on Amazon.  Amazon not only has everything from A to Z, but they have amazing programs and services that make life as a full-time working mom manageable, giving me more time to spend with […]

10 Items Every Breastfeeding, Working Mom Needs On Her Baby Registry

breastfeeding working mom baby registry

*Affiliate links may be in this post. I may receive a commission from any purchases made by clicking on links in this post.  See my full disclosure here. Successfully pumping at work requires some thought and preparation.  If you plan on being a working mama make sure to add these items to your registry.  Trust […]

6 Tips to Flying Alone with Your Infant: From a professional traveler

flying alone with infant

*This post may contain affiliate links.  I may receive a commission from any purchases made from clicking on links in this post.  See my full disclosure here.   The holidays are just around the corner, and like most Americans I plan on braving the airport madness to visit my family on the other side of […]

What I Eat on a Typical Day as a Vegan, Breastfeeding Mom

vegan, breastfeeding mom

Two years ago, I switched to a vegan diet.  Vegetarian for a year and a half prior, I decided to ditch dairy as well to resolve some reproductive issues I was having. Within a month of saying adios to milk, cheese, butter, and yogurt all of my symptoms disappeared, including my hormonal acne and irregular, heavy, […]

My Natural, Non-Medicated Birth

*This post may contain affiliate links. I may receive a commission from any purchases made from clicking on these links.  Please see my full disclosure here.   My Thoughts on Birth: I am a huge advocate for natural, non-medicated birth.  I believe the benefits are too great to ignore. With that said I, also, firmly […]