And just like that, after nearly 2 years, we are done breastfeeding. There were times where I didn't know if I would ever say those words, but here we are. I thought I'd share our journey to the end and my feelings about the whole process. My goal was always… Continue reading Our Gentle Weaning Process
At the end of March, my husband and I traveled to Jamaica for a week for our good friends' wedding. This was our first time ever really leaving our almost 2 year old son, for longer than a couple of nights. I originally intended to blog about my tips for how we prepared to do… Continue reading Our Experience Leaving Our Toddler for Vacation
I knew from the very beginning that if breastfeeding worked out for me I wanted to do it well after my son's first birthday. My goal was to make it to age two but I was also aware that circumstances don't always allow this. Thanks to living in Canada I was able to take an… Continue reading Pumping at Work: My Experience & Tips
I don't really know where to start. I can't believe it's been almost a year since I wrote something. It actually crossed my mind to shut down this blog once I realized the renewal fee was a couple of days away. I went through my old posts from last year and it reminded me of… Continue reading Life Update/Blogging Again?
A few weeks ago, we were forced to go on an eight hour road trip to Ottawa with our 10.5 month old baby. I say forced, because we were going to see two specialists as part of Calvin's routine follow-up for his condition. We waited months for these appointments, it's not like we could reschedule.… Continue reading 13 Tips for Travelling With a Sick Baby
Just as I thought, our schedule has completely changed again in two short months. We went back to giving Calvin his reflux medication once a day instead of twice to make our lives easier, and that's been going well. The best part about that is now we don't need to worry about him having snacks… Continue reading Sample 10 Month Old Baby Schedule
My husband and I have officially been vegetarian for just over two years. However, that was my third attempt at the dietary change. I remember telling my parents when I was 8 that I wanted to stop eating meat and it lasting for about a day before I gave in. Then, in high school, I… Continue reading My Journey to Vegetarianism and my Decision to Raise my Child This Way