New Study: Does Breastfeeding Lead to Tooth Decay?!

Ahhh breastfeeding~! A lovely action that permits you to feed babies thanks to God’s gift of breasts. It is truly a wonderful thing that no mother should be ashamed of. That said, one of my children’s playmate’s mother brought up a certain topic that got me reflecting long and hard about the benefits AND the potential side effects of this natural phenomena when prolonged. You might be thinking that this is a pretty weird topic to bring up on a Sunday afternoon during teatime, right? Hehe, well if you truly were pondering over the previous question, this can mean three […]

What I Did To Reduce Breastfeeding Pain In The First Few Weeks

Alright, so picture this: you go 9 months through your pregnancy, you go through the agonizing process of giving birth (that’s a huge understatement), thus bringing your little baby into the world, and nows the time for breastfeeding. It seems pretty normal, eh? Nothing weird or crazy with it, except the fact that it hurts almost as bad as going into labor! Okay, maybe that’s exaggerating just a wee bit, but it can be very painful and certainly takes some getting used to. But if you’re like me, you have very sensitive nipples on top of it, so it can make […]