La Leche League Illinois Conference Review

On Saturday, March 10, 2012 I was lucky enough to attend one day of the La Leche League of Illinois Breastfeeding and Parenting Conference. I was not aware of the conference until a friend/acquaintance of mine that is a doula (which is basically the name for a certified and trained birth assistant) informed me of theContinue reading “La Leche League Illinois Conference Review”

Tips For Becoming a Nanny

There are many great reasons to be a nanny or babysitter. First, some people enjoy the work and find it rewarding and fulfilling. They look forward to the tasks of helping children and have great patience and satisfaction with the responsibilities. It can help you get through school and refine life skills that you may greatlyContinue reading “Tips For Becoming a Nanny”

Natural Family Planning (NFP) Starting Points

Below are some good starting points for natural family planning: 1. Taking Charge of Your Fertility by Toni Weschler 2. The Art of Natural Family Planning by Couple to Couple League 3. La Leche League International website ( 4. Institute for Reproductive Health website ( 5. Couple to Couple League website ( offers local or online classses 6. CycleContinue reading “Natural Family Planning (NFP) Starting Points”