Resources for Mamas

I grabbed all the useful resources I have mentioned in my posts and added them here to make them convenient to find!

Breastfeeding:

Kelly Mom

The Alpha Parent: Timeline of a Breastfed Baby

Sleeping:

The Baby Sleep Site

Happiest Baby on the Block

Apps (full post here):

Feedbaby 

Baby Sleep

Sound Sleeper

Moms Pump Here

Mommy Blogs:

Style Within Reach — I have been following this blog for about two years. She got married a few months before I did and then had her first born about 6 months before Aiden! She has a great approachable style to writing about her experience with motherhood, entertaining and style.

Momma Society — I love Momma Society because it has lots of great ideas and advice for everything from how to host a play date, to planning a first birthday party to brewing your own lactation beer (not alcoholic).

BabyFoode— This is my go to read for starting solids. There are tons of amazing recipes, not only for babies but for toddlers, kids and even adults! Her Pinterest is also pretty great!

Favorite Mom Instagram Accounts:

@caitlinkruse (from Style Within Reach above)

@hellobabybrown

@Lynzyandco (Late Night Nursing Feed)

@lovebylynn

@nestednomad

Facebook Groups:

Mamas Unplugged with L&L

Momma Society

Milking It: Exclusive Pumping (with LM) — This one is for moms who are exclusively pumping.

YouTube:

LovebyLynn — I specifically follow this account for her workout videos which are great — they totally kick my butt!

 Books to Prepare for Motherhood (full post here):

Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp 

Bringing Up Bebe by Pamela Druckerman

Babywise by Gary Ezzo and Robert Buckman

Work, Pump, Repeat by Jessica Shortall 

The Sh!t No One Tells You by Dawn Dais 

The New Basics: A-Z Baby & Child Care for the Modern Parent by Michel Cohen 

What to Eat When You’re Pregnant by Dr. Nicole M. Avena