To My Sons After 2 Weeks of Teething Hell

Dear Miles and Emmett,You are now 42 weeks and 6 days old — almost 10 months since you came out of my belly. These last two weeks, I have wanted to shrink you and put you back in. Between the two of you, you’ve cut or are still cutting nine teeth. Nine. There has been a lot of screaming. There had been very little sleeping....more

Teething Nightmares

Piggle is at it again; raising hell by means of teething.I love my child, I really do---at least that's what I tell myself whenever he starts up with this tooth bullshit. I can't even begin to express how excited I am for it to be over....more

My Son Is Wearing A Teething Necklace. I’m Officially On My Way To Being A Hippie.

My Surfer Boy I’ve become a hippie.  Yes, you read that correctly, I am one step closer to never shaving my armpits again and actually using products that are BPA free.&...more

I'm Just Gonna Ride it Out

You know those crazy folks who, despite knowing well in advance that some sort of natural disaster is about to completely LEVEL their home, insist upon staying put rather than getting the heck out of dodge? They’re the ones who you overhear telling news reporters “I’m just gonna batten down the hatches and ride it out,” while everyone else is packing up their precious belongings and running for the hills, screaming....more
 @Isabel_Anders Many thanks, Isabel. Yes, I definitely prefer to laugh at life, even through ...more

Always Grateful for the Sound

It was cold in Ottawa yesterday. The weather channel was warning of a severe snow storm that didn't actually materialize but it was still very windy with a combination of snow and rain for much of the day. Mac and I stayed indoors and had a great day....more
@MonWithMac Thanks for sharing it with us anyway. Lots of love to you! -Jennamore

The Nightmare that is Teething

Emily has an official tooth. It is tiny, but it is through the gum and oh, so very sharp. It has taken forever. Now, the gum on the other side is swollen and white so she will have another chomper shortly. She refuses to let me see it and screams when I clean it and her gums. I suppose they are quite sore because she has always enjoyed me cleaning her gums and mouth. She likes the training toothpaste....more

Who Came Up with This?

The screaming, the thrashing, the whining, the complete meltdown explosion. It caught me by surprise.  Yes, I had noticed my babies getting more cranky over the past few days, but I figured it was letdown from our vacation ending, tiredness, maybe a growth spurt causing hungriness....more

breastfeeding a toddler

This is what I love about breastfeeding Mummies and well breastfeeding in general. No matter how much training you have..... a situation will come up where you need some help...... and you are not afraid to ask for it!!! I got an email from Courtney, our Lactation Educator here at Mummies Nummies. Here is her situation:...more

Athena Bee's 25% off Coupon Code for Baltic Amber Jewelry and Teething Necklaces

I've had a long, loving relationship with my Baltic amber necklaces. While I still have some of the other symptoms from my migraines, the pain is absolutely more tolerable....more