When I found out I was pregnant with our first child I immediately knew I would breastfeed, it never really crossed my mind to do anything else or that it would be a challenge. I am thankful that I was kind of “naïve” about this because I think if I had known a lot of what I do now I might have been petrified, cautious, or reluctant. I, thankfully, had a great support system. My older sister successfully breastfed my … Keep Reading!!!
That pesky 4.2 year figure. For many years, Ruth Lawrence has claimed in her book Breastfeeding: A Guide for the Medical Profession, that there is a worldwide average duration for breastfeeding. She writes: “The average time of complete cessation [of breastfeeding] worldwide is 4.2 years.” (Lawrence 1994:312). This 4.2 year figure is widely cited by numerous groups, including La Leche League members, lactation consultants,
Everyone strives to find and maintain a mature relationship. This type of relationship is long-term, wherein the two people involved have mutual trust, respect, and love for each other. You learn to love the person despite his past relationship experiences, and you accept his individuality and attitude, even if they’re completely opposite to yours.
So, how can you achieve a mature relationship? Check the following tips below to help you establish a better relationship with your special someone:
The New Year has officially begun, and the first resolution that you’ve added to your to-do list is to save more money. So, how do you start? Here are three simple ways that you can cross this resolution right off your list.
An emergency fund won’t seem like it saves you money — that is, until you need to use it. In the same way that a helmet seems unnecessary until you fall off your bicycle … Keep Reading!!!
If you are interested in the latest trends or simply want to buy clothes with freebies, then girl apparel shopping is the best option for you. It is one of the easiest ways to get the clothes that you like at a discounted rate. However, you also have to keep an eye on the quality aspects as well so that you do not end up paying heavy prices for the same style. Here are some ways by which you can … Keep Reading!!!
If you’ve started to notice a few flu symptoms coming on and have been experiencing a frustratingly persistent cough recently, you may have thought about canceling your plans, purchasing additional over the counter flu medicine for your medicine cabinet and brewing a warm pot of tea. Although you may already have a few favorite tricks for tackling frustrating cough and flu symptoms, there are several tried-and-true approaches that you may not have considered yet. Whether you’re already feeling under the … Keep Reading!!!
Sorting out a child arrangement order during a separation or divorce could get complicated. Here is everything you need to know about dealing with it the right way…
For many people, a divorce is a mutual decision, which involves amicable arrangements and calm agreements. That said, this can’t be said for everyone.
For those who don’t find themselves in a civil situation, this could put a spanner in the works for the future of your children. In cases where a … Keep Reading!!!
With many different models of diesel generators available in the marketplace, it’s normal for people to get confused with regards to which one to buy. The choices are far-spaced and many. For instance, businesses are always on the lookout for the best prime, standby, or continuous generator systems to invest in. Individuals are also looking to purchase a home generator to serve as their backup power supply. They may have their reasons to choose a specific type of generator from … Keep Reading!!!
Becoming a new parent is never easy, there are so many things to worry about. Are you going to feed them formula or breastfeed, are you going to have a pool birth or a planned C section. There are so many things to think about and one of the problems is getting your home suitable for a newborn so your baby can have what a baby wishes for.
In this article, we will aim to tackle that problem and give … Keep Reading!!!
There are many reasons for borrowing money. You might need a personal loan for a new appliance. You may need money now to get your small business off the ground. No matter what your reason, as a young millennial, getting to the bank and applying for a traditional loan can be tough. You work a busy schedule and your only day off might be a day when the bank is closed. Many banks provide you a way to apply for … Keep Reading!!!
When your kids are home from school for summer vacation, it’s both exciting and exhausting. You can do away with your everyday schedules, you won’t have to hear your child complain for a few months about school, and you get to enjoy some quality time together. However, summer also means you and your kids are around each other all day every day, and that can take a toll on you as a parent—especially since your other daily responsibilities don’t go … Keep Reading!!!
When you hear the words Walt Disney World, you probably think about little kids running up to their favorite Disney characters, such as Cinderella or Mickey Mouse, for a hug. Many people don’t picture a family with teenagers thoroughly enjoying the park. But think again: A trip to Walt Disney World can be as fun for older kids as it is for younger ones. With a few adjustments to your itinerary, you can make the most of your Walt Disney … Keep Reading!!!