Tag: birth

Got Breastmilk? On Demand and Plenty of It

When Jonathan, my son, was born they quickly brought him to my breast so I could breastfeed. Oh and how I loved that! They had a nurse to show me how to breastfeed him. The first few days I was trying to get used to holding him and was thinking too much about how often I needed to breastfeed him and for how long. Although I read that nursing was on demand, I was still conscious of it.

A Few Stitches Here and There and I was Good to Go

I took Bradley Method classes in preparation for my son’s birth. The instructor explained the importance of breathing naturally, working with your body to prepare for natural childbirth, reducing the stress of labor, and having a partner coach you through the several stages of labor.

Cheers to Family-Friendly Workplaces!

Returning to work after maternity leave can be welcoming and at the same time, conflicting. I now have a baby to take care of and I don’t want to leave him behind. We have been inseparable, carrying him in my wrap that my friend gave me.

How Can I Get a Body Transformation?

I’d like to say that it was the passion and love that Adam and I had for each other that planted the seed for our son. But if I recall, it was the television show, “Nip & Tuck” that got us in the mood.