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Choosing the Right Nursing Bras for Your Body

When you get pregnant, you pretty much understand that you’ll be shelling out some cash for new clothes to fit your expanding (yay!) body. For example, we all know the day will come when you start wondering when you need to buy maternity clothes? However, many of us forget that if you’re planning on breastfeeding, […]

13 Educational Toys for Babies that Parents Love, Too

You might not think newborns and infants have any use for toys, but you’d be shocked by how much they enjoy them and can learn from them – especially when you buy suitable educational toys for babies! It’s easy to think, “Nope, there’s no way I’m buying my six-month-old a bunch of toys,” but you […]

The Best Bamboo Pajamas for the Whole Family

Maybe you’re familiar with bamboo baby pajamas or onesies, but did you know that more than just infant products are available in this luxurious material? That’s right; you can buy bamboo pajamas for the whole dang family! But why would you want to? Is there any reason you might want to consider switching to men’s […]

Our Favorite Changing Pad Covers

Despite the use of diapers, babies tend to get their pee and poop in plenty of places other than where you’d actually like them to be. During diaper changes, for example, there seems to be some innate skill for releasing bodily functions all over the surface you’re using for the process. Thank goodness for changing […]

The Best Breastfeeding Snacks for Your Postpartum Body

Whether you’re preparing a postpartum recovery to-do list for yourself, or you’re putting together a new mom survival kit for a friend, be sure to add breastfeeding snacks to your shopping cart.  Trust us when we say a nursing mother’s postpartum body relies on a whole lot of snacking.  When I was pregnant with my […]

What are Montessori Toys? Demystifying Montessori Materials for the Curious Parent

We’ve touched on many Montessori topics here at Undefining Motherhood, but today we’re unraveling one of Montessori’s greatest mysteries.  The Montessori toy is both simple and complex, somehow unlocking even the youngest child’s natural desire for intense focus and learning. Yet, there is no official standard or authoritative list of these toys anywhere.  What’s the […]

New Mom Books to Make You Laugh, Cry, and Feel Seen

Doesn’t it sometimes feel like you’re the only one going through a particular experience? Like when your little one has a raging tantrum in a restaurant, for example, and you feel like the worst mother in the world? If this sounds familiar, it’s time to stock your home library with some new mom books. Whether […]