Breastfeeding, Mommy Diaries

My weaning story – Part 1

Let me start by saying that even though I breastfed for 2 years, 1 month, 3 weeks, 5 days, plus one more feed, I am not proud of the fact that I chose to wean so early. If the situation were different, I would have loved to go on for as long as Laddoo needed.… Continue reading My weaning story – Part 1

Indian Culture, Motherhood, ProBlogger Challenge, Write Tribe

Karwachauth as a breastfeeding mother of a teething toddler

I guess the title sums it up pretty well. Although the term ‘mother of a toddler’ is still hard for me to digest considering she just turned one not even a month ago, but it is what it is. She was a toddler for weeks before that. But I digress. For the uninitiated, Karwachauth is… Continue reading Karwachauth as a breastfeeding mother of a teething toddler

Babywearing, Breastfeeding, Modern Parenting, Motherhood, Themes, We Are Real Moms

Nourish, Nurture & Flourish

My baby survived the first six months of her life solely on breast milk - barring two occasions at the hospital when the nurses managed to convince my husband that my baby wasn’t getting enough milk from me as my milk supply wasn’t established, therefore was crying because she was hungry. I was too tired… Continue reading Nourish, Nurture & Flourish