Parenting Choices

Gentle C-Sections

I had the opportunity to guest blog for Tales of a Messy Motherhood and wanted to reshare on my own platform. I would never think I would share about birth via caesarean. However I came to gather knowledge on this form of birth because my breech baby wouldnt turn. I will be honest I'd heard… Continue reading Gentle C-Sections

Parenting Choices

Cloth Diapering 101 : For the Interested but Anxious (or Confused) Mama

One way you can save money during baby's diaper years is by cloth diapering. What I especially love about this is if you plan on having multiple children and can reuse them. Choosing cloth for your child will also prevent landfill contribution and is a great eco-friendly alternative. Here's the process broken down for those… Continue reading Cloth Diapering 101 : For the Interested but Anxious (or Confused) Mama

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Baby Led Weaning 101: For the Interested but Anxious Mama

I believe I researched Baby Led Weaning (BLW) throughout my second and third trimesters before we decided thats how we would introduce food to our daughter. My oldest has food allergies he didnt outgrow until age 2, so he introduction was more traditional. I'm sure we all have witnessed the fight to the death arguments… Continue reading Baby Led Weaning 101: For the Interested but Anxious Mama

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Gentle Parenting: All the Facts …and why it doesnt mean you’re your kid’s friend

One of the biggest assumptions I hear about gentle parenting is that you are a push-over whose trying to be your kid's best friend. I can admit I have had times where I would get slightly defensive about that assumption because it doesnt ring true for me. Gentle parenting is one of the best decisions… Continue reading Gentle Parenting: All the Facts …and why it doesnt mean you’re your kid’s friend