Spring Fever Sneak Peek: Ultimate Breastfeeding Prize Pack

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I am so excited to tell you about an awesome event called “Spring Fever” that I will be participating in this coming April 15th through the 21st with dozens of other awesome bloggers.  A huge thank you to the host of this event – {Not Quite} Susie Homemaker!  Each blog will have an awesome prize pack valued at a minimum of $50, but you know here at Happenings of the Harper Household I went above and beyond for my readers!  Excited to hear about what you will have the chance to win?   Since I am a 100% breastfeeding mama … …..

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Friendly Debates with the Danielles: Breastfeeding in Public

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Welcome to Week 11 of Friendly Debates With The Danielles! Each Sunday evening Danielle from “We Don’t Have It All Together, But Together We Have It All” and I will host this awesome meme and we would love for you to link up and join us. There will be a question each week that will require you to think about how you feel about a certain topic and to decide where you stand regarding that topic, then of course share those thoughts! We do have a few rules… or rather guidelines… that we would appreciate being followed: 1.) Please follow … …..

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Breastfeeding – Whip em Out!

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Today I took Dilly and Sugar to a local church that has a playland where the kiddos can play for free and the mommas can sit around and chit chat.  One of the moms and I were chatting about cloth diapers and I offered to show her some and she was amazed at how different they were from what she was imagining.  Then she asked if I breastfed and a super sad look must of instantly hit my face because she immediately started apologizing and said she just assumed that since I cloth diapered I breastfed.  I told her she … …..

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Bye Bye Breastfeeding…

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This past week has been rather rough… I was having pain in my breasts along with feeling achy all over and a fever.  After a trip to the OBGYN I found out I had mastitis and was given a prescription for antibiotics.  After 24 hours of taking the antibiotics I was feeling pretty good, but then the trouble with Sugar started.  That night she woke up at around 1 AM and was screaming and crying – this went on for the entire night.  I couldn’t figure out what the problem was and felt helpless.  That morning the diarrhea started and … …..

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