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Top Ten Lactogenic Foods: Foods that improve your milk supply

If you are a breastfeeding mom, you may be wondering if there are any foods that can improve your milk supply. Foods with lactation-promoting properties are called lactogenic foods or galactagogues. Adding lactogenic foods to your diet, along with frequent nursing or pumping can give your milk supply a boost. Here are the best supply-boosting foods for breastfeeding moms.

Fabulously Easy Holiday Appetizers

Are you planning a holiday party? Check out these fabulous and easy holiday appetizers!

10 Good Reasons to Try Natural Childbirth

You’re pregnant and trying to decide what you want to do when it comes to childbirth.  You may have thought about having a natural childbirth but are afraid that you won’t be able to handle it.  There are so many benefits to natural childbirth for both mom and baby, and lots of different approa

Homemade Halloween Costume Ideas

Have you ever wanted to make your kids’ Halloween costumes from scratch? Check out these fabulous homemade Halloween costume ideas and get inspired! Halloween costume ideas courtesy of Crafster.org.

Natural Ways to Improve Fertility

Let’s start by assuming you are in good health, don’t smoke, abuse drugs or alcohol, and aren’t significantly overweight or underweight.  If you smoke, have health conditions that need attention, or are over or underweight, you should work on these issues first as this will affect

8 Reasons Moms Should Consider Part-Time Cloth Diapering

You’ve seen some adorable cloth diapers and heard all the hype for trying them, but the truth is you’re a skeptic. Cloth diapers seem like a whole lot of work and the benefits, eh, you’re just not seeing them. Not to mention, cloth diapers seem really pricey.

Baby Led Solids: Top Ten First Foods

Never heard of baby led solids? Baby led solids, also called baby led weaning, just means skipping the purees and letting your baby start solids when he is able to feed himself. When your baby is ready, at around 6 months of age, he really won’t need you to spoon feed him. There’s no reason to give your baby solids sooner than 6 months and many benefits to waiting.

Get Pregnant Now: 12 Ideas to Help You Get Pregnant Right Away

You may have heard that you have a 20-25 percent chance of conceiving during any given menstrual cycle. What if you could increase the odds to give you a 40 to 50 percent chance of getting pregnant this month? There are things you can do right now to double your chances of conceiving. Here are 12 ideas to help you get pregnant right away.

 

Formula Feeding Moms Aren’t Lazy - 11 Tips for Dealing with Criticism

Are you “that mom”? You know the one that quit breastfeeding after only two weeks because you were just “too lazy” to stick with it. Nobody really knows what was going on behind the scenes – the baby that wouldn’t latch, the pumping, your baby’s constant crying, your own tears shed from trying to make things work.

10 Traditional Baby Names That Are Making a Comeback!

Once upon a time naming kids was simpler. Traditional names like Linda, Karen, Michael, or Jim, were pretty typical choices for new parents, but then a whole new fangled wave of names took over.