Relactation – Week 3


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This week on our RAD relactation Did you say it like a day time soap opera intro? Ah well…. I have some good news and bad news to share about this weeks relactation process. But first, if you haven’t read the intro, first week, or second week, click through the links if you would like, […]

May 4, 2015

Condo Tour – Spare Room


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Here we are, at the last room in the condo tour. I subconsciously put off writing this one, it isn’t because it isn’t at all special or exciting. In fact I put off writing it because it is sad. This is it. Our realtor said she thinks she will have our house sold by the […]

May 2, 2015

Relactation – Milk Production Boosters


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 Ready for the Next Step So I have had a little bit of milk come in every other day now, and I am ready to try and boost my milk production. I’ve gotten my pumping schedule down pact now, and I rarely miss a pump, and if I do, I schedule in an extra one. […]

May 1, 2015

Relactation – Week 2


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If you haven’t read last weeks recap, CLICK HERE to do so. Otherwise, welcome to my journey to breastfeeding relactation: week 2. Nothing exciting has happened, and I noticed my lack of liquid intake was getting worse as the week went on. The more I became aware, the worse it got it seemed. Alas, this […]

April 28, 2015

Sensory Play – Newspaper


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  My Library is Resourceful I love the library. Books, movies, internet, information… what’s not to love? Our little family went for a stroll last weekend and stopped in the library to grab a movie for Adrien. On the way out I noticed the newspaper was available. I’ve said it before, I’m all for price […]

April 27, 2015

Montessori The Weaning Glass


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  The Weaning Glass I remember the day our sippy cups were dirty and I was too lazy to clean one. So instead I reached for my cup and let Gregory drink from it. He had done it before many times, it was always a fun surprise because he was copying us. Watching him drink […]

April 26, 2015

Relactation – 3 Methods


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Lactation There are many reasons why women decide they need to stimulate lactation to breastfeed. Some wish to breastfeed their newborn after having fed their baby formula for a while. That is an amazing switch and I wish you all the luck in the world. Some women wish to breastfeed an adopted child, which I […]

April 25, 2015

Montessori Basics


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What is the Montessori Method? So with all this talk about how we discovered the Montessori method, and now that you’ve seen Gregory’s floor bed set up, I think it about time to start elaborating more on what exactly Montessori is. The Montessori Method is an educational approach developed by Dr. Maria Montessori. An Italian […]

April 23, 2015

Relactation – Week 1


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My Relactation Journey So Far So If you haven’t read This post here, let me give you a quick update on what’s going on. I’ve decided to attempt relactation in hopes to restart breastfeeding my 13 month old. It has been about 3 months now since we were last breastfeeding on a regular basis and […]

April 20, 2015

Recipe – French Toast Sticks


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Breakfast isn’t Something we always ate pre-pregnancy. Then it quickly became essential morning ritual in our home. With Gregory becoming a more independant eater it is important for him to be able to handle his food and learn how to feed himself. The best way us parents can do that is by letting them go […]

April 18, 2015

Condo Tour – Master Bedroom


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Continuing with our condo tour, I am happy to present to you our master bedroom! We room share- meaning our son sleeps in the same bedroom as us. We also have opted for a floor bed for Gregory, meaning he sleeps on a mattress… on the floor. It looks nicer than it sounds, trust me. […]

April 16, 2015

How to Deal with Difficult Children


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  Facebook Newsfeed I’m not one for Facebook, as my experiences have always been less than great with my ‘friends’ unfortunately. If you recall, I might have stated in an earlier post that I am not on Facebook, but I am now as a result of working for CHIC Luxury Soaps. I was hesitant to […]

April 15, 2015

Sensory Play – Clean Window Paint


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I was trying to think of a fun way to utilize the sunshine that we get to enjoy right now with this weather. It’s still rather cold outside, but that sun makes my days so much better. Yes, so, I remembered reading this post here which was inspired by this pin, and thought Gregory might enjoy it. […]

April 14, 2015

Relactation – Starting my Journey


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Starting Relactation So I think it has been about 2 months since Gregory fully stopped breastfeeding. That makes me really sad on so many levels. It wasn’t by choice to stop, there were outside factors that contributed and prevented me from properly breastfeeding. Can you feel the helplessness that overcame me when I realized what […]

April 13, 2015

We Went for a Walk


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As a stay at home mom it is absolutely essential for me to get out of the house. It isn’t good for anyone to be cooped up inside for too long. Not to mention it is the only way Gregory will be able to explore the outside is if I go outside. So the other […]

April 10, 2015