Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding – Some Interesting Factoids!

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If you’re new here, you may want to checkout our Latest Giveaways! Thank you for visiting!BREASTFEEDING “FACTOIDS” – Courtesy La Leche League, USA Human milk has been shown to kill cancer cells in a laboratory dish and has been used in oncology. Mother’s milk has immune properties that can deliver a particular antibody in response to

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Food, Toddler

Every Mom’s favorite worry!

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Every Mom’s favorite worry of all the worries is – Is my child eating enough? Or sometimes is my child eating too much? We have all seen our kids suddenly eat a lot one day, completely reject all favorite foods the next. We are back to the meal planning scratching our heads! Here is an

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Breastfeeding

Breast Feeding – My Experience

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It was a difficult pregnancy for me, but the moment they brought R to me, R latched on..easily..for me breast feeding seemed very easy…. until, it became an hourly affair.. R would feed for one hour and then sleep for some time and then again feed for an hour..any attemps to remove her from the

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Breastfeeding

Rocky Start to a Great Journey

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So let me start the December series off. Breastfeeding was a complete challenge for me from the get-go. Before the baby came , I thought I was well prepared to breastfeed. I had talked to friends and cousins, remembered their advice and felt that since I am prepared, this is going to go smoothly.Besides I had

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Breastfeeding

Topic of the Month for December – Breastfeeding

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We think we should have a topic of the month..every month take up a topic and try and put in as many resources as possible for that…starting from personal experiences to expert guidance Let December be the month for BreastFeeding…every mom’s dream but equally every mom’s nightmare… We all had/have questions like Will I have enough milk? Will my

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Breastfeeding, Perspectives

What do you know now that you did not before the baby?

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Well, what do you all think would qualify as something you know now that you did not know before your first baby? I can start: 1. Babies are surprisingly adaptable and resilient. 2. Breastfeeding can actually be difficult in the beginning for something that is supposed to be natural. 3. Sleep deprivation is real. 4.

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Perspectives

A New Beginning

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And so we decided to have a website for mommies, mommies to be, non mommies and everyone around the globe Both of us are new mommies (I am more experienced..ha! to you Preethi) but we want to share our experiences, our fears and our knowledge..or rather we want to learn, learn to be good mothers, learn to be

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Perspectives

Let’s talk motherhood!

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We are a new generation of mothers, of the information age. Of satellite TV and internet; Of smaller families and fewer children; Of mommy blogging and sharing stories. On the threshold of modernity and traditionalism. What is it like to parent at a time like this? Let’s talk!

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