The moment a child is born, the mother is also born. She never existed before. The woman existed, but the mother, never. A mother is something absolutely new. – Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh I have been a labor, delivery, and postpartum nurse for nearly 10 years (not sure how that’s even possible) and have seen thousandsContinue reading “Ten Things No One Tells You About Postpartum”
“Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Now that what I’m calling “the dark winter” has ended and the beach days have arrived – I’m honestly bursting at the seams with joy and happiness! That being said I also now have a walking (mostly running), talking, andContinue reading “Toddler Beach Days”
“We are born of love; Love is our mother.” -Rumi Mother was a title I wasn’t sure I was ever ready to have. However, for others, it’s a title they have dreamt about since they were a young girl. I thought being a mother was about sleepless nights, toddler battles, preteens, and puberty. I thoughtContinue reading “What It Means To Be A Mama”
Last week I was asked to do an Instagram takeover and talk about my top tips for breastfeeding mamas! I started to think back to when my breastfeeding journey began and what I would have wanted to hear as guidance! I know you’re thinking duh you’re a labor, delivery, postpartum nurse, AND a lactation consultantContinue reading “Top Breastfeeding Tips For New Mamas”
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Hi, I’m Ashley. I have been a labor, delivery, and postpartum nurse for nearly 10 years. When I’m not spending time with my beautiful daughter and wonderful husband, I am usually running, enjoying time outside, or a DIY project!
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