Infant Silent Reflux is NOT Silent: My Experience Nursing and Caring for Our Hurting Son During His First Year


Parenting

This is part one of two posts about nursing a hurting reflux baby. This post is simply to share my experience and struggle nursing and caring for our son who had silent reflux. The purpose of part two is to encourage moms and equip those who support moms nursing hurting babies with knowledge of how to help. These women need your support […]

January 25, 2016

Coats, Mittens and Hats – Oh My, We’re Late!


Parenting

Winter took its sweet time showing up in MN this year. We enjoyed an extended fall, with temperatures hovering at or above freezing through much of December. If you’ve been to MN in the winter, you know it is not unusual for it to snow at the end of October – rain in December is […]

January 18, 2016

Big News


Parenting

Months ago, we made a big deal with our two kids about going out to dinner. Just our family. My husband and I were so excited. We had BIG news to share with them. A baby. Their response? Well…it was lackluster at best. Our 5-year-old son kept looking at the TVs to catch a glimpse of baseball. […]

January 8, 2016