Achy Breaky Joints No More!

Throughout my life I’ve had better than average flexibility so the first signs of joint stiffness during my pregnancy were odd for me.  At 14 months postpartum, I was starting to think that my back, knees and occasionally fingers will forever be achy.  Even though I prepared myself and knew to expect a little joint discomfort during this time, I didn’t expect my (minor) tribulations to last more than…

My baby self weaned at 8.5 months!

August is breastfeeding awareness month so before it comes to a close I wanted to share my recent experience about one of the biggest things I did not anticipate or prepare for: self weaning. There does not seem to be a lot of awareness of the occurrence of self weaning before the age of 12 months. …