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How many breastfeeding mothers get mastitis?

Posted by on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, In : Motherhood 
Happy April Fool's Day! A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog about mastitis and how I was admitted to ER for this painful infection in my right boob. Well, I thought about it some more today and wondered how many breast feeders get mastitis? Is it a high percentage? I tried to look for a study on that but couldn't locate it. 

The hospital gave me antibiotics to treat it and it went away a few days after but how did people treat it pre-antibiotic days? Did a lot of mothers die from it?

I'm glad I'm p...
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I don't like to be around my parents as an adult because of the things I remembered from my childhood

Posted by on Friday, June 21, 2013,

I was watching a movie about freedom earlier tonight and it affected me in a way that brought some sad memories of when I was a child. 

I remember when I was about to turn 12, my parents started comparing me to my friends. No matter how well I did in school and how good of a kid I turned out to be, they were never proud of me and always had negative things to say. When I was in summer school before I went to middle school, I wanted to take a drama class since it was part of the summer school o...
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Pensacola, Florida has a beautiful white sand beach that is breath-taking

Posted by on Monday, June 10, 2013,
We went to Pensacola Beach over the weekend to meet up with our friends and I was so taken away by the beautiful beach. The sand is like a powder and the water is so clear and warm. We also dined at a nearby seafood restaurants with very inexpensive oysters. Everything is so fresh. See pictures below from our adventure. 
The beach is so clean and beautiful.

You can find fresh oysters by the box at Joe Patti's.

 You can find baked oysters like these at the Flounders Chowder House Restaurant. This...
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Stressed out Bride-to-be - How to cope

Posted by on Thursday, October 4, 2012,
I am at the one month mark before my wedding takes place and I am so stressed out.

I have contacted all of my vendors (either called or emailed them) for the last three days to confirm when they'll be at my wedding site and am finishing up last projects in the next week.

My last projects include having my last hair trial, decorating party favors and completing seating chart/guest list for place cards.

Here's how I'm coping with my stress with now.
1. Venting to my fiance. He's been so understan...
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Military Health Benefits for Wife - We are getting next month.

Posted by on Wednesday, October 3, 2012,
My fiance and I are looking at what Tricare has and what the instructions are to get me set-up to get health insurance through his military Tricare system.

I hope it's an easy step. We're getting married next month!

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About the Publisher of Sailor Girlfriend.

Born and raised in San Diego, the publisher is a wife of a Navy veteran and has a passion for sharing knowledge and ideas to help other girlfriends, fiances and wives. She started this blog when she was still just a girlfriend of her sweet navy sailor. After dating for 1 year and 4 months, the sailor proposed to her and they got married 7 months later. He got out of the military 3 months after they wed, when his contract ended. Her husband served in the navy for 10 years.