November 1, 2014

When Pumping at Work Goes Wrong


  While I was on maternity leave with my first son, I dutifully practiced using my pump so I would be ready when I needed to transition back to work. I thought I had it down and was proud of how things were going when I realized something – I was going to have to pump AT … [Read more...]

5 Things to do While Breastfeeding

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I think breastfeeding is nature’s way of slowing new moms down. After being on bedrest for so long during my pregnancy, I was ready to get up and go as soon as my baby was born, whether or not I was fully recovered yet. The only thing that slowed me down was a nursing baby who wanted to stop and … [Read more...]

Help! My Nursing Baby Has Teeth!

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I'm over at the Right Start Blog today talking about a topic that could make or break my breastfeeding experience this time around. What do you do when your nursing baby gets teeth? I am very pro-breastfeeding but I have never made it to the one-year mark with any of my babies because they get so … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Breastfeeding On The Go


Having all the right equipment when you breastfeeding is very important for success. This becomes especially true when you are pumping your milk for storage. If you have to pump milk so that you can return to work, you will have to pump at regular intervals throughout the day to insure that you keep … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Milkies Milk Saver


Congrats to Amy V. Check your inbox for instructions on claiming your prize.Breastfeeding is a topic that is so very close to my heart. I have three boys and a newborn girl that have all been breastfeed within 5 minutes of birth and then for the next year of their lives. While some women have issues … [Read more...]