A Lil Drama for Mama: Ilyas’ Birth Story

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! A week after I gave birth to my son, our doula called and lovingly asked if I might have PTSD from my birth …

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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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Mother’s Intuition: Your Honorary Doctorate

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! As a parent, it’s easy to second guess yourself. Particularly when you’re a first time mom or dad. You get that nagging feeling …

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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.