How I Weaned My Toddler from Breastfeeding

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Are you curious about weaning your baby? I was, and nervous too! Click thru to read how I did it and survived!

Camille is currently 15 months. Some may say it’s way overdue, others argue it’s too soon. To each his own. If you’ve been reading the blog for a while you know my feelings about formula and pumping. Nursing was another story. It went smoother than I assumed it would and I handled my emotions better than I anticipated.

Camille has not nursed since January 6th, 2017. I know it’s only been a week but I’m so proud of her (and myself) and could not wait to share. I’ve been on the fence about weaning for about 6 months. I know, I spent a lot of time on the fence. She is forever teething and I never want to feel like I’m throwing too much at her at once. I asked her pediatrician at the 9 month check up and she told me to take it slow, so I did. Read more…

January 14, 2017
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2017 Blog Updates

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LionessDae.com is getting a new look! Check this post to see what and when!
Hey Mamas! Happy New Year! Can you tell I’m excited?
I’m dropping in today to let you know about some changes coming soon to the blog. I’m gonna do a rebrand! I’ve been thinking about it for about 6 months. I bought the domain and had a new logo made. The new logo is when it began to seem real and began to I get nervous.
So now I’m setting a date to hold myself accountable and really get it done. You wanna know the new name? Stay tuned, I’ll drop it real soon. If you follow me on Instagram you may have an idea. Along with the new name comes a new mission and possibly a new color scheme and layout. I’m honestly getting nervous as I type this but I thinkĀ it’s best.

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January 12, 2017
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Mama Chat | 2016 Holiday Season

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Time for some Mama Chat! This is a series where I'm very transparent about issues some Mamas may struggle with. Join us!

pssttt…this post contains a few affiliate links. No worries, if you click them and make a purchase I’ll get a small commission. I’ll probably spend it on diapers or sippy cups.

As much as I wanted to be in the “holiday spirit” it just didn’t click for me this year. I thought it would come easy because Camille is 15 months and would be able to rip wrapping paper but still nothing. I didn’t even turn on soulful Christmas music. Don’t get it twisted, I’m no Grinch, I’m just one tired Mama. Read more…

December 28, 2016
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