I didn’t start cloth diapering until I had my second child, in 2014. Disposable diapers were my solution with my first, because I had no idea that cloth diapers were a viable option for me. Even the most seasoned cloth diaper moms had many of these initial misconceptions about cloth diapering, and maybe you’ve shared some of them yourself. Here are 7 cloth diapering myths explained. [Read more…]
Saving money is not the main reason why I cloth diaper, although it’s partly why I started. At my husband’s query, I recently calculated how much I have spent on cloth diapers. I broke the news to him by prefacing my answer to his probing question with the following statement: [Read more…]
If you ask my toddler what his favourite things are he will answer Hockey and Paw Patrol. He embraces both of these with the joy and abandon that toddlers are known for. But I don’t just want him to wear Calgary Flames pajamas and sleep on Paw Patrol bed sheets, I want him to truly connect with the things he loves on more than just a merchandising level.
This means diving deeper into the subjects and building on them.
A tense and frustrated mom is a recipe for breastfeeding disaster and baby’s mood, latch, suck and even mom’s milk supply can be affected by it. This was me many times when feeding my baby and Mindful Nursing has changed my life. [Read more…]
It’s Friday night and Sunday is coming. Daylight savings is upon us and that means our schedules are under threat! Here are some great tips to optimize survival.