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Tag Archives // Having a Baby

First Time Parenting: Five Things I Regret

October 1, 2018 // Parenting // 4 Comments

Ten years ago I started my parenting journey and it totally rocked my world. It was not at all like I thought it would be. However, I have fond memories of that first year with a baby. While I’ve had […]

Preparing For Your Amazing Birth

June 23, 2018 // Birth & Breastfeeding // One Comment

One thing I get asked quite frequently in my work is, ‘I want to prepare for my upcoming birth. What do you think about having a birth plan?’. I love being asked this question as it opens up a great […]

Celebrating The Retirement Of My Breast Pump

Before I had kids I knew that I would breastfeed, I hadn’t really given too much thought about how it would look to actually nurse a baby full time but I was ready. I had seen my sister nurse her […]

I Survived A High Needs Baby And So Can You

September 11, 2016 // Birth & Breastfeeding, Parenting // 4 Comments

Trust me, you know if you have a high needs fussy baby. Those kind of babies make themselves very obvious and there’s no wondering on the topic. That being said, you might have a high needs baby if: You constantly […]

The Surprising Birth Of Baby Alice (as told by auntie Andrea)

July 2, 2013 // Birth & Breastfeeding // 2 Comments

Remember that post I wrote a few weeks ago asking about what I should put in my doula bag for my sisters upcoming birth? Well, it turns out that I didn’t need all the labour aides that I had stocked […]

And She Is One

January 13, 2013 // Parenting // No Comments

Oh, my. My, my, my. Tomorrow my girl turns one and I’m feeling all verklempt over here. I’m excited to put together my post about her birthday party we had tonight. I did things differently this time and might’ve loved […]