5 Reasons Why I Love Breastfeeding a Toddler

This time last year, Little Miss was still a helpless, dependent, exclusively-breastfed little squish.  The stress surrounding her birth weight and weight gain were a much more recent memory, and I was just starting to get confident enough in my ninja nursing skills to nurse uncovered in public without worrying about flashing the whole world. …

Continue reading 5 Reasons Why I Love Breastfeeding a Toddler

When Reintroductions Go Right (and a recipe)

Nothing says summer like a frosty margarita, complete with fresh-squeezed lime juice.   There's just something about the sweet and salty and sour all coming together for one big party in your mouth. My mouth is watering just thinking about... Before starting the autoimmune protocol for myself, I had conducted a different elimination diet on …

Continue reading When Reintroductions Go Right (and a recipe)

Natural Teething Remedies Explored

This week I’m excited to be featured as a guest blogger for Tiffany Wright over at Newspaper Ashes. Little Miss cut 16 teeth by 13 months, so it was very much a trial by fire to find ways to ease her pain while protecting her health. Check out the post to see what natural teething remedies worked for us and feel free to share some of your own!

Newspaper Ashes


Teething is not something to which any parent or child looks forward. An old neighbour of ours said that if adults had to endure the same level of pain, it would drive us mad. As a result, we seek relief for our poor little ones to ease the coming of this new milestone.

View original post 1,842 more words