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Mask Your Face: Harness Your Inner Happy

Mask Your Face: Harness Your Inner Happy

Simple Wishes is now offering Non-Medical Jersey Cotton Masks to support you and your health during current times. Our job has always been to support moms, babies and the whole family. By providing quality and affordable masks, we can continue to fulfill our mission. We encourage you to mask your face, but harness your: Inner happy Positive spirit Bright light & energy and SuperMom Powers! You are super and we know it. Even with a mask on, we can tell when you’re smiling. The new masks are only $3.50 and for every mask purchased, Simple Wishes is donating a mask...

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Breastfeeding During COVID-19

Breastfeeding During COVID-19

We know there is still a lot of uncertainty right now. We are feeling it with you. Our children are feeling it too. What we are sure of is that you need to make sure to take care of yourself and then your little people. Your children need you now more than ever and we know nothing is going to stop you, SuperMom, from feeding your newborn or your older kids, and doing the best you can during these uncertain times. We are in this together and we are here for you. If you need breastfeeding tips or just another...

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De-Stress And Let Down

De-Stress And Let Down

When we get scared, stressed or anxious, our body’s natural response is to increase production of adrenaline to prepare for “fight or flight”. Unfortunately this can inhibit oxytocin, which is the hormone that causes mother’s milk to “let-down” or flow freely from the breast. Now, and always, it’s important for nursing mothers to try to relax since we know this is best for both mom and baby.In primitive terms, imagine you’re a cave person and you’re breastfeeding your baby. Suddenly, a sabre tooth tiger jumps out behind you. Your body protects itself and your baby with an instinctive response shouting “LADY!...

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Comfort and Foundation Found!

Comfort and Foundation Found!

Introducing the new Foundation All-in-One Nursing and Pumping Bra – the bra that can do it all. The bra made for busy, multi-tasking, nursing and pumping mamas. We are here for you! All of you amazing mamas are doing a great job with your babies, and we encourage you to keep up the fantastic work. We come from a family of breastfeeding moms, so we’ve been there, we know the challenges, and we work every day to give you more solutions to breastfeed and pump with ease, convenience and style. Therefore, we are proud to introduce you to our new...

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Just Say No to Sore Nipples!

Just Say No to Sore Nipples!

There are so many benefits to breastfeeding, but sore, chaffed, bruised, and cracked nipples aren’t among them. If you’re like many new moms, your nipples may be taking a beating, but don’t worry – we’re here to help with seven of our best nipple care basics to prevent and treat sore nipples, like: Lock that latch in! Healthline.com hit the nipple on the head when they said “Remember, they call it breastfeeding, not nipple feeding.” Your baby should be sucking on most of your areola, not just the nipple, and be sure to break the suction seal before pulling baby...

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Balancing Baby, Family, Work, and Self

Balancing Baby, Family, Work, and Self

New moms have a lot going on. Caring for an infant is a full-time job, but not the only job most of us have. Between breastfeeding, sports events, homework, chores, work, marriage, and, oh yeah, ourselves, parenting a newborn can feel like a juggling act – with most of the balls on the floor. But how to balance, when everything feels important? Check out these six, simple tips for bringing balance to your life, then take a deep breath, and remember that you can do this! Before you get out of bed in the morning, take a minute to think...

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