How to Survive Your First Trip Away from Baby

How to Survive Your First Trip Away from Baby

We've moved! Since creating this blog in 2017, we've launched Becoming Mama — artfully crafted fashions for bump to breastfeeding. Please visit our new blog for the latest and greatest. Happy mommy-ing! “Your heart will break — but you will survive.” My friend smiled meekly, offering her best advice when I shared that I was …

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What's inside my pumping bag?

What’s in my pumping bag?

We've moved! Since creating this blog in 2017, we've launched Becoming Mama — artfully crafted fashions for bump to breastfeeding. Please visit our new blog for the latest and greatest. Happy mommy-ing! The idea of returning to work after maternity leave is daunting. Because it’s not really going back to the world you once knew. …

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5 Nursing-Friendly Christmas Styles

We've moved! Since creating this blog in 2017, we've launched Becoming Mama — artfully crafted fashions for bump to breastfeeding. Please visit our new blog for the latest and greatest. Happy mommy-ing! After an overwhelming response to my 6 Thanksgiving Looks for Breastfeeding Moms, I wanted to bring you some more festive styles for the …

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365 Days and 5 Pumps Later: My Breast Pump Review

We've moved! Since creating this blog in 2017, we've launched Becoming Mama — artfully crafted fashions for bump to breastfeeding. Please visit our new blog for the latest and greatest. Happy mommy-ing! I just accomplished a daunting goal: one year of breastfeeding my son. Let’s hit pause for a minute. Breastfeeding, while natural, isn’t always …

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5 Fall Nursing Tops for $20 or Less

We've moved! Since creating this blog in 2017, we've launched Becoming Mama — artfully crafted fashions for bump to breastfeeding. Please visit our new blog for the latest and greatest. Happy mommy-ing! I was born in sweater weather. It’s my favorite time of year for fashion. The best part for me is the textures – …

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The Nursing Fashions of Royalty

Where do the Duchess of Cambridge, Princess Sofia and Princess Victoria get their maternity and nursing fashions? Seraphine of course. A leading European retailer, Seraphine provides maternity and nursing fashions so stylish that you’ll want to wear them forever. Celebrities like Gwen Stefani, Jessica Alba and Kate Hudson rock their styles in addition to royalty. I love every single item I’ve purchased from Seraphine. Honestly, it’s been a challenge trying to determine which of their items to share first.

The Nursing Dress with Flattering Stripes

If there’s one thing I don’t understand about nursingwear, it’s this: 95% of the styles appear to be solids or stripes. Solids show every dribble, and stripes often make you look wider. Neither is ideal for a new mom. The Blaire Stripe MOM Dress sold by ROOLEE is an exception. While it is striped, the pattern alternates directions for a flattering look.