The Ultimate Guide to Nursing in Public

The Ultimate Guide to Nursing in Public

I have a long standing tradition of heading to the beach on New Years and this year was no exception. My husband and I packed up the girls and the pups and hit the road, destination Huntington Dog Beach. When we got there I saw a beautiful site that made my heart smile – a […]

The Sunshine Blogger Award – Nominations!

The Sunshine Blogger Award – Nominations!

I woke up this morning to find my name included in a list of recently nominated blogs for the Sunshine Blogger Award! Though I have been playing my hand at the blogging sphere for almost a year – I only got down to the nitty gritty aspect of it this past month, this is my […]

Posted January 11, 2018 by Milk and Hugs in Fun Stuff, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

How I make an extra $500 a month on Fiverr

How I make an extra $500 a month on Fiverr

  When I was 27 weeks pregnant with my eldest daughter, I was put on bedrest for pre-term labor. That little misadventure started a brand new adventure that hasn’t stopped yet, one that has allowed me to find myself and tend to my children, outside the normal 9-5 hustle. I never went back to a […]

Posted January 1, 2018 by Milk and Hugs in Work From Home / 39 Comments

How to Stop Autoplay Videos on your Facebook Mobile Newsfeed.. again.

How to Stop Autoplay Videos on your Facebook Mobile Newsfeed.. again.

This is not a tech blog or even a business blog – this is a parenting site, yet Facebook Mobile caught my attention lately with the return of enabled Autoplay Videos. The other night, after I finished reading stories to my girls, I stayed in their room for a little while to ensure they went […]

Posted December 31, 2017 by Milk and Hugs in Hack / 0 Comments

Unusual Holidays to Celebrate With Your Family for a Fantastic January

Unusual Holidays to Celebrate With Your Family for a Fantastic January

While browsing the Dollar Bin of a local Discount Store, I ran across a Calendar of weird and wacky holidays. With two children running around who love Holidays and all things about them – it just makes sense to try to incorporate some of these strange and unusual holidays into our monthly celerations. We will […]

Posted December 24, 2017 by Milk and Hugs in Fun Stuff, Parenting / 0 Comments

Guest Post – How to Attain a Proper Latch During Nursing

Guest Post – How to Attain a Proper Latch During Nursing

This is a Guest Post written by Ahmed Fawzi, of www.breastfeedo.com www.breastfeedo.com is a site launched with three main goals: Providing only evidence-based advice Helping new moms by introducing that breastfeeding advice visually Keep high level of good user experience & user interface Here is my interview with Ahmed Fawzi, followed by the insightful and […]

Santa isn’t real.. Beliefs and How to become the most hated mom at preschool

Santa isn’t real.. Beliefs and How to become the most hated mom at preschool

How to become the most hated mom at preschool, in just one day! We deal in facts in my household, choosing to speak truth while trying to maintain some semblance of magic. It’s a narrow path to travel – and one that just bit me solidly in the rear. My Preschooler announced to the ENTIRE […]

Posted December 19, 2017 by Milk and Hugs in Children, Life as a Mom, Parenting / 2 Comments

Reading Milestones – Teaching your Preschooler to Read

My 4 year old LOVES preschool – the friends, the free play, the snacks… but what she doesn’t love is group time. This is a new factor, and one that has thrown me a little for a loop. During group time, the kids sit on the carpet and learn about letters and the magical sounds […]

Posted December 16, 2017 by Milk and Hugs in Children, Life as a Mom, Parenting / 0 Comments