I linked to the wrong site for the Heart 2 Heart sling. It’s fixed now in the post =)
Monthly Archives: July 2008
I truly didn’t believe that it was possible for time to move this quickly. Every day Gwen changes so much and I find myself loving and enjoying her more and more =) Continue reading
Alright, this is a long, detailed version of my birth story. If you have a problem with blood or bodily functions, or body parts, you might not want to read this! Continue reading
Well, we took Gwen in today for her four week appointment and she weighs …
… wait for it …
… 8 lbs 13 oz!!!!
She! Is! Huge! At least to us she is …
And we’re trying out a new style of breastfeeding. Although she’s CLEARLY getting enough food, I was concerned about my foremilk/hindmilk … it seems I have a slight imbalance due to oversupply and overactive letdown. I was doing one breast per feed, but that wasn’t making a difference, so on the advice of a good friend (thanks, Elisha!) I’m trying block feeding. That’s where you feed from one breast for a certain amount of time, so I’m trying 4 hours and seeing how it goes -she’s seeming MUCH more satisfied today =) Yay for hindmilk!
I absolutely cannot believe how quickly the time is flying. It feels like just yesterday I was still pregnant, and here we are, three weeks into my beautiful baby girl’s life. Three weeks ago today, Gwen came into our lives in a much more tangible way than she was previously. That little girl has turned our lives COMPLETELY upside down … and we couldn’t be happier! Continue reading