Making Babies Book and DVD Series Review & Giveaway

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I am completely and totally enthralled by the miracle of life. I'm fascinated by how God has uniquely designed women to create, bear, birth, and nurture new life in the form of babies! With Samuel, I loved being pregnant. I enjoyed the entire process from exhaustion to cravings to nesting to sweating like a pig to just about everything. Yes, some parts were difficult, and some parts I was Continue Reading

Breastfeeding: 6 Survival Tips from a New Mom

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As I mentioned last week, breastfeeding has so many benefits for mom and baby. Not to mention, it is God’s natural way for nourishing and protecting our babies. Unfortunately, breastfeeding doesn’t always come naturally. Even though a baby has all the instincts and ability to nurse at the breast, it still takes a lot of work to teach proper latching and efficient nursing. Additionally, even Continue Reading

Breastfeeding: So Many Wonderful Benefits

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Breastfeeding is such a marvelous way that God has provided for nourishing our little babies growing bodies. It is such an amazing process. The mere fact that my little 7.5 week old is now 11 pounds 2 ounces (over 5 pounds heavier than the day we brought him home) from being exclusively breastfed simply amazes me! He’s growing and being nourished by the milk that my body produces just for Continue Reading