LBB Blogs

"How can we make this feel good for you?" [a sentence that changed the way I parent and live my life]

"How can we make this feel good for you?" [a sentence that changed the way I parent and live my life]
...It was a lot.  And, no matter what age you are, or how good the change is, change is hard.

Bras I used as a nursing mama who struggled with clogged ducts and mastitis

Bras I used as a nursing mama who struggled with clogged ducts and mastitis
After battling the blocks a couple times, I discovered that I needed to prevent my ducts from clogging in the first place. I did that by altering my wardrobe. These two products were such life savers for me that I carry both in my store.

#motherthemother

#motherthemother
What I'm getting at is that I felt really inspired by this post. It really helped me form my vision for my boutique - to be a place for the mother to be mothered. A place to help make their commitment to giving their babies the best nourishment possible a little easier. A little more comfortable.

When is the best time to buy your first nursing bra? Is early pregnancy too early?

When is the best time to buy your first nursing bra?  Is early pregnancy too early?
My answer is anytime in pregnancy is a great time to venture into the world of comfortable, supportive nursing bras. There are some great nursing bras you can pick up right away. Honestly I feel that every pregnant woman deserves to be as comfortable as possible while you focus on building the miracle that’s inside you. 

Buying a Nursing Bra Online: my tips for finding one that you will love and that will help you avoid mastitis

Buying a Nursing Bra Online: my tips for finding one that you will love and that will help you avoid mastitis
My best recommendation is a seamless bra.  In my opinion every mama needs at least one of these.  

How the weaning went (the first day without any nursing)

How the weaning went (the first day without any nursing)
I cried because I could; and needed to.

Weaning my last baby

Weaning my last baby
I’ve been trying my best to explore my feelings on that for the last few weeks. Someone who I really respect tells me “you’ve got to feel to heal”; and she’s totally right.  So I’m working on feeling all the feels right now. It feels heavy. Really heavy.