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Breast Milk Body Butter & Breast Milk Lotion- DIY 2 Recipes

I'm so excited to share this one with all of you breastfeeding mamas!! This super simple recipe comes from Alex Finn. She posted to one of our parent groups a while back about how she had made breast milk body butter & I was intrigued. I asked her if she would let me share with … Continue reading Breast Milk Body Butter & Breast Milk Lotion- DIY 2 Recipes

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Baby Bum Spray – DIY all Natural

This all natural baby bum spray is super quick and easy to make but it very effective! It helps in those times of (too much information ahead - be warned.) sticky tar poop that takes 10 minutes to clean up! ^_^ A couple of sprays of this helps speed up the clean up and it's … Continue reading Baby Bum Spray – DIY all Natural

No Bake Freezer Lactation Cookies {UPDATE}

We started with a post called Katrina's no bake Lactation Cookies. There was some confusion with this recipe because my photos of the cookies I made were much different from the images Katrina supplied us with. I had some complaints that the cookies were not turning out like the photos. I want to apologize for … Continue reading No Bake Freezer Lactation Cookies {UPDATE}

Breastmilk; Is Pumping equivalent to Breastfeeding?

While breastmilk is breastmilk and is always beneficial for baby, having baby latch directly, if you can, has some added benefits. Below are some comparisons for both breast and bottle feeding. We understand it's not possible for everyone to breastfeed. Your breastmilk is tailored to suit your baby's needs, when baby is directly breastfed. Right … Continue reading Breastmilk; Is Pumping equivalent to Breastfeeding?

DIY All Natural Baby Care Products – Round-up.

Click photos or captions to be taken to the sites.  Wellness Mama's Homemade Baby Balm Skin Cream Homegrown & Healthy's - DIY CLOTH WIPE SOLUTION FOR BABY Premeditated Leftovers - DIY Natural Baby Bottom Balm The Herbal Healing Mama's - Natural & Gentle Baby Bum Cream Wellness Mama's Natural Diaper Cream Recipe The Herbal Healing Mama's Herbal Baby … Continue reading DIY All Natural Baby Care Products – Round-up.

Gentle & Natural Baby Bum Cream. (Easy DIY)

This is a natural, effective & gentle all around go-to healing cream for baby. This recipe is so simple, quick and easy to make & is primarily used for baby's bum rashes BUT it is gentle enough for anything. This is the only cream I use on my baby. Any little red marks, irritation, etc. This is … Continue reading Gentle & Natural Baby Bum Cream. (Easy DIY)

‘Breastmilksicles’ for teething relief. 

Teething pops made from Frozen Breastmilk.  Babies can begin teething quite early on. Both my boys started at 3 months!! At 3 months there isn't much you can do in the way of teething help, aside from chilled teething rings which get old quickly in our case. Once they're a little older, you can chill … Continue reading ‘Breastmilksicles’ for teething relief. 

Baby Led Latching. The Natural & Amazing thing your Newborn is Capable of!

Your newborn is amazing! Baby-Led Latching (also called Laid-Back Breastfeeding or Biological Nurturing) is where your newborn can crawl up and root around all on their own to find your nipple. With a little help from you, baby led latching can be the start to an amazing breastfeeding journey. It's also very helpful for those … Continue reading Baby Led Latching. The Natural & Amazing thing your Newborn is Capable of!

Lactation Boosting Porridge.

Lactation Boosting Porridge.

This is like tasty morning oatmeal but better. It might look a little gross but tastes so good! You can either use the batter from Katrina's no bake lactation cookies and mix in with yogurt, bananas & other extra ingredients or mix together: Oatmeal (instant works too) Organic is best. Or you could grab THIS … Continue reading Lactation Boosting Porridge.

Co-Sleeping – Benefits & Safety 

co-sleep·ing ˌkōˈslēpiNG/ noun the practice of sleeping in the same bed with one's infant or young child. "co-sleeping often facilitates a good breastfeeding relationship" In today's day & age it's insane to think something like co-sleeping could still be frowned upon. Unfortunately, many people still have a negative (usually an uninformed) opinion about the matter. Usually the negative … Continue reading Co-Sleeping – Benefits & Safety