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wedding timeline

wedding timeline: the ultimate guide to getting the marriage started off right

FacebookPinterestRedditTwitterLinkedinemail Marvel and Share!!!!!!Planning a wedding is hard work. I didn’t mind it one bit! In fact, I think I really liked it! One of my best friends is getting married next month, and darn it, HE IS SO GOOD AT GETTING STUFF DONE that he barely needs me. But alas, I do have some […]

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breastfeeding

breastfeeding equipment and support 101

FacebookPinterestRedditTwitterLinkedinemail Marvel and Share!!!!!!Breastfeeding is your right. And the benefits aren’t just healthy, but monetary. Many women decide how they are planning to feed their baby before birth. There are also a lot of women who think “I’ll give breastfeeding a shot and if it doesn’t feel right I will switch to formula.” One flaw […]

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breast milk: 12 reasons breast milk is best milk

Facts to help support a woman who wants to extend breastfeeding to a year or beyond.

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3 breast pump hacks from a working mom + extras!

FacebookPinterestRedditTwitterLinkedinemail Marvel and Share!!!!!!I recently received an email from a woman named Jill who had read my post “5 pumping tips for the back-to-work mom” and she had some more questions. They were so good that I actually got the same questions from a couple of other mommies (and mommy-to-be’s). Hi Emily! My name is […]

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The waiting game: a guide to waiting in parenthood

FacebookPinterestRedditTwitterLinkedinemail Marvel and Share!!!!!!I thought that the wait was long and hard when I was pregnant. One thing that never occurred to me before I was pregnant was how much time I would sit and wait. This is before taxiing my child to soccer games and band practice. Before I would ever have to take […]

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dublin in 3 days with a baby: traveling as a family

FacebookPinterestRedditTwitterLinkedinemail Marvel and Share!!!!!!When Jay and I (and our baby) arrived in Dublin, we had been on a seven hour red-eye flight from Chicago. We took off at around 5 pm Chicago time, and landed at 7 am local time. Tired we were, but thrilled to have landed Europe in so little time! We were […]

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