Do you feel tired or even exhausted at times? Do you ever feel like you are drowning or overwhelmed with taking care of your kids, maintaining the home, working, cooking, and putting the kids to bed? I feel the same way at times.
They say that the good lord and this life will never give you more than you can handle. And they say that facing the toughest of times, that it too shall pass.
You really want to breastfeed your child but the pain of sore nipples is not really encouraging you right now. You are on the verge of quitting but then there are all these amazing benefits of breastfeeding that you want for your baby. Does breastfeeding have to be this painful?
Did you blink your eyes and now your child is approaching the age of the beginning of kindergarten? I did! Did you just get done registering them for school? Did that thought make you panic? Are you breathing heavily now? Stop, take a breath mama, we can get there together!
So I think it’s important to start off with a little back story about our food allergy journey. My daughter was about 2 months old when we first started noticing that she might have a milk allergy. She would throw up most of her bottles and then started having eczema as well.
Before I became a mom, I vaguely understood that diapers were expensive. Let’s be honest, though…the actual cost of diapers doesn’t quite hit home until you’ve changed one just five minutes after your baby’s last blowout. There is no doubt, babies require a lot of diapers.