How I Became A Certified Milk Maker And What I Wish I’d Known Beforehand

How I Became A Certified Milk Maker And What I Wish I’d Known Beforehand

Breastfeeding is work!

It is a full-time job with no vacation or days off. Whether you pump or feed straight from the boob it’s going to require some effort on your part.

In honor of Black Breastfeeding Week, I am sharing what I’ve learned in hopes that it may make things a little easier for someone else.

Counting Chickens.

Two weeks ago, I thought the toughest part of writing a book would be finishing it. It's so easy to start. Any little thing can trigger inspiration and over time the story begins to unfold. But how does it end? When does it end? Always unsure whether I’ll be satisfied with the finished product. I’ve caught myself hesitating to start projects out of fear that I would lose momentum somewhere along the way.

Here I Am.

Here I Am.

Last year I proclaimed myself as a writer. I challenged my doubts. I stopped seeing greatness as a separate, unattainable entity. I relaxed my shoulders and gave birth to myself.