Posts in Just for Mom
How To Build A Breastmilk Freezer Stash While Breastfeeding

I have heard countless stories about moms who struggled with producing a good milk stash before they return to work. Or ones where they had a GREAT milk stash and a few months after returning to work their stash dwindled down to nothing.

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Phone Apps Every Mom Needs

Today our cell phones are so advanced they are no longer needed just to keep in touch with friends and family. You can do just about anything on your phone quickly and conveniently. The best thing about our phones is they come with some pretty amazing apps. From games, shopping, productivity, you name it they got it. I have some go-to apps I feel every parent should have to make things a little easier.

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Get Your Life Together! The Ultimate Mom Guide

Hey Mom,  I'm sure just like me you have a massive to-do list that you have had for a few days now that you have not even begun to complete. You have not exfoliated in who knows when and when was the last time you got a pedicure? Right, your just a hot mess express and you came here to figure out how to get your shit together. No worries, I'm here to tell you how.

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Increase Your Milk Supply with Milky Mama LLC

When I discovered I was pregnant again with my second child I immediately made the decision that  I wanted to breastfeed my baby. After having not such a successful experience with my first this was my chance to try again.

In the very beginning my milk supply was amazing,  for a mom who had delivered prematurely. I had no issues getting my milk supply going and producing enough for my newborn, but then it changed.

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FREE Breast Pump with Insurance

Are you currently or planning to breastfeed your baby? If so there is one item you must have. An electric breast pump! 

Your breast pump will come in handy whether you are returning to work after birth or staying at home to help build and maintain your milk supply.

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Baby Registry Tips!

Baby registries are a gift and a curse. Why? Because 50% (if not more) of baby shower attendees don't even look at registries.  Also, if you have a lot of registry store options it becomes overwhelming for not only your guest, but for you as well. 

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5 Ways to Survive C Section Recovery + My Recovery Must Haves

Giving birth to both my sons was definitely an experience I’ll remember for the rest of my life. With my first born I had a traditional vaginal delivery. However for my second born due to a low lying placenta (or Placenta Previa) I was told mid way through my pregnancy I would have to have a c section due to possible complications. I was completely thrown off to say the least. Besides the fact I was facing major surgery with a list of possible complications, my biggest worry was how would I recover.

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Mama Needs Some Time To Herself; The Importance of Me Time

As a mother, we wear so many hats on a day to day basis.  We are the caretakers, maid, chef, teacher/tutor and more. It becomes second nature we sometimes don't realize how much we do in our daily routine. We often feel as if "it's our job" or "we chose this life, we can't complain."   We often feel like we have to put everyone's needs, especially our child(ren) before our own.


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5 Tips for Maternity Leave as a Mompreneur

Mompreneurs especially those of smaller businesses  like myself do not have the pleasure of a secured paid maternity leave or excused time off from work. Often times many mompreneurs end up taking less time off then what is needed due to the urgency of getting back to work to maintain business. Typically if we don’t work we don’t make money and with a new bundle of joy money is a necessity. Moms should take 6-12 weeks off when giving birth to give themselves time to heal and bond with their new baby. Maternity leave is important also because it gives your body

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8 Unmentioned Postpartum Items You Need

The first month after giving birth is the hardest, especially for first-time moms who don't know what to expect.  There are plenty of blogs out there that gives you advice on how to cope with being a new mother, newborns, etc.  However, I'm here to tell you the tools you will need that can help you out when returning home after giving birth. 

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Real Jobs For A Stay at Home Mom

Working from home can give you the opportunity to have more time to bond with your child(ren), save money, and have flexibility to achieve other goals such as going to school or starting a business.

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