Unfortunately, in today’s society, women’s breasts are so sexualized that even breastfeeding is considered a taboo subject. That’s why Miss Millennia is here to tell you everything you need to know about breastfeeding. Breastfeeding creates a magical connection between a mother and her child and has been proven to have numerous health benefits for both individuals. Still, it is a big commitment … [Read more...] about Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Breastfeeding
First-time moms see their lives change in both gigantic and tiny ways. Obviously, you’re now responsible for another little human being and are navigating a new feeding and sleep routine (note: the word “routine” is used loosely since it implies regularity, which doesn’t exist with newborns). Your family has expanded, and along with it, your heart. via GIPHY But there are also little changes … [Read more...] about How to Keep Your Friends Close as a First-Time Millennial Mom
Most couples keep their struggles with infertility private, opening up to only a few trusted family members and friends, as well as their medical team. If a friend or family member opens up to you about dealing with infertility, it’s natural to want to jump and offer something to reassure them. Typically, our first instinct in sensitive situations is often to minimize—to make the problem of … [Read more...] about 5 Phrases to Avoid Telling a Couple Dealing with Infertility
It is almost time to celebrate Mother's Day, and I have absolutely NO idea what I am going to get my mom this year. There is always the generic flowers or breakfast in bed, but I want to step it up this year. Yes, I know that my mom will love whatever I get her, and it only matters that I put some thought behind a gift. Blah, blah, blah. This year, I am going to give her something personal -- an … [Read more...] about 5 Out-Of-The-Box Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day
The millennial generation is a group of individuals who reached young adulthood around the turn of the millennium, so these adults are generally in their 30s now. Many have children and a home, or they are thinking about moving forward with these significant life milestones soon. One of the common questions that millennials ask is when they need to sit down with a lawyer and formally draft a will. … [Read more...] about Arranging a Will: When Should a Millennial Think About It?
**Disclaimer: We all have a disheartening, pitiful image that we conjure up when a millennial says, "I still live at home with my parents." Cue the middle-aged, overweight man in a stained wife beater, sweatpants, chilling on the couch in a dingy basement. As a millennial who moved back in with her parents following graduation, I can attest to the fact that I have received every type of response … [Read more...] about How To Gain Independence From Your Parents