Controlling the Hidden MOM Anger

  Mom Anger Before I became a mother, anger was an emotion I was familiar with, yet not overly burdened by. It appeared in my life and departed just as quickly, sometimes leaving scars yet often only gifting me with tiredness and a sense of indignation. I wasn’t an angry person, at least no more […]

Posted March 3, 2017 by Heather in Life as a Mom, Parenting / 4 Comments

What does that Professional Breastfeeding Title really mean?

What is in a name?   When is comes to breastfeeding support, there are plenty of credentials that get tacked on to the end of names, but what do they mean? CLEC?  IBCLC?  What do any of the titles mean?  For such a simple sounding thing, Lactation is a big field, and there are many […]

Posted February 28, 2017 by Heather in Breastfeeding, Lactation / 0 Comments

Finding ‘Me Time’ when you have NO time

It’s 5:30 in the morning and I stare at a computer screen, sleep still in my eyes and tiredness pulling at my bones. Sometimes I wonder if these early mornings are worth it – if losing those last few moments of rest really helps my sanity, or just ensures that I lose it a bit […]

Posted February 27, 2017 by Heather in Life as a Mom / 0 Comments

A New Path

  Between the time when I was wiser and knew exactly what I was and what I wanted in life to the present, things… changed. Life laughed at my plans, upended my goals and set me on a path I never envisioned – a path that has led me across the country, through careers and […]

Posted February 26, 2017 by Heather in Uncategorized / 1 Comment