Donating Breastmilk, Explained

I am a donor mom. I started donating blood when I was 17 years old, I donated my hair a few times, and most recently I donated my breast milk. I will admit, the first time I donated blood it was to get out of class in high school. But, the satisfaction of knowing that I may have helped save a life kept me donating for years to come. … Continue reading Donating Breastmilk, Explained

Adventures in NICU Nursing

Being pregnant is an interesting experience.  There is so much planning and research and care that goes into it, but so little of it is actually in your control. When I had my first, nothing was planned- I was on birth control, in fact! Obviously, it did not work.   When I started bleeding at 30 weeks, I did not have a car seat, a name, … Continue reading Adventures in NICU Nursing