Clogged milk ducts are a common ailment for breastfeeding moms. Most of us are going to encounter it at one time or another. I had one that felt like a large marble, I’m not sure how it even fit there! It took about a day for it to go away. I tried many things on this list and my daughter was finally able to get it out! Try these repeatedly until something works. It’s important to take care of it before it becomes mastitis.

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Breastfeeding can be tough but there are items that can help make it easier. From items to help with positioning, item to increase supply, clothing, to educational items they are all here. I have personally used most of these items and the others come highly recommended by other moms. Check out this list of must have breastfeeding products for new moms.

Find all my breastfeeding tips and tricks on my BREASTFEEDING page.
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Looking for awesome things to do in San Diego with toddlers or young kids? Whether you’re planning a visit, a recent transplant, or a native looking for new ideas this list is full of great ideas for you! I was born and raised here in America’s Finest City, San Diego, and there are so many things to do I sometimes forget things. I’ve broken down the best ideas along with must-have information, costs, and any tips I’ve gained so far.

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There are a lot of apps/websites out there that claim to make or save you money. These are the 21 best that I use and would recommend. I was able to make/save an extra $1200 last year!

I definitely recommend getting a PayPal account as most of the apps will let you choose between a gift card or payment to PayPal. Gift cards are great but if you are looking to save for Christmas,

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Pregnancy is a beautiful thing. But the first trimester is definitely no walk in the park! With it can come many uncomfortable symptoms as you wait to find out more about your pregnancy. That first doctor’s appointment can feel like it’s forever away! In this post, I’m covering common first trimester symptoms and what you can do to ease them.

None of the information in this post should be used in place of medical advice.

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My husband and I recently passed another relationship test, our first road trip together! It was also our first road trip with a toddler (17 months old). She did surprisingly well. I want to share with you what worked to keep her (mostly) happy and occupied on our drive.

Traveling with a toddler is tough. They’re too old to sleep the whole drive but too young for many car games. They also don’t understand why they are trapped in a car seat for hours on end.

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