Stop Snuggling Your Child!

As I have entered into the realm of motherhood, I have become increasingly aware of a stark contrast between how Western humans raise their young compared to other mammals. I love to wrap my daughter…and have done so since she was approximately a week old. I wrap her for many reasons – it allows her ...

Noise Maker

23. January 2016 Mom Talk 0
Nobody tells you that the little bundle of joy you are going to bring home will make noise. Certainly that sounds strange, right? You say, well of course your baby will make noises, have you never heard of “baby noises”?…but there is something different about those noises when it is your baby. Perhaps babies make ...

I have 6 weeks!?

22. January 2016 Mom Talk 0
I am currently 7 weeks into my maternity leave, and am just now starting to feel like I’m able to make it through the day without mental break downs! My delivery was a difficult one, an induction followed by an emergency c-section, so the first couple weeks at home were all about just showering on ...