Yes, I’m still breastfeeding

While this year’s World Breast Feeding Week has come to a close, I can’t help but reflect on the last 4 years I’ve spent as a mother. Breastfeeding has been such a huge part of that. I started breastfeeding in June 2013 when our first baby was born. The bond was incredible and while it wasn’t always the easiest journey (more about that here & here), our breastfeeding relationship lasted 26 months just in time […]

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The Importance at Learning at Your Own Pace {Love to Swim School}

As parents, we want our children to shine. It’s just a thing. If you say that you don’t care, you’re probably not being honest with yourself, but it comes down to us wanting our kids to feel successful and often times we put too much pressure on them to become so. I am so pleased that Love to Swim School encourages kids to grow in their own time. You don’t have ANY pressure to move […]

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The Importance of Swim Lessons with Love To Swim School 

*We received these swim lessons in exchange for our honest review. Our support of Love To Swim School is all our own. See the first piece in my swim series!* Why is it important to take swim lessons?  I suppose the answer to that is fairly simple; to not drown.  But there’s a lot more to it than that. For us, it’s about our son learning to listen well & cooperate in a group.  It’s about […]

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Being Intentional as a Mom

A fellow #satxblogger & local entrepreneur said  something on Instagram recently that really resonated with me about how she chose a word to guide her in 2017. That word is intentional. I loved the idea of having a focus for life in general, and while I have yet to figure out my own word, I definitely borrowed Christina’s (The Social Butterfly Gal) when dealing with my toddler this week.  It was a pretty typical day as […]

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