I am about 4 months pregnant and am planning to breastfeed. Is there something I should do to prepare my breasts for breastfeeding?
Preparing to breastfeed during pregnancy: while it is no longer recommended to “prepare your breasts for breastfeeding there are several things to keep in mind.... Read More
This question is one that many new breastfeeding moms ask. There are several concerns with pacifier use and a breastfeeding newborn. The biggest reason that... Read More
During the winter season I receive many phone calls about illness and breastfeeding. When you are ill, your body starts to build antibodies to fight... Read More
My baby is a month old and I have noticed that my breasts are not full when it is time to nurse. Does this mean my supply is decreasing?
It is very common to notice that your breasts are softer between feedings and when it is time to feed as your baby gets older.... Read More
How are you currently keeping track of your nursing sessions? If you aren’t already using your smart phone, you should be! I found a breastfeeding... Read More
You’d be hard pressed to find a couple who has never had an argument in front of their kids. While constant fighting in the presence... Read More
When it comes to a nursing bra, what are your dreams made of? Does it sound something like this: Smooth cups…uh-huh! Support from top to... Read More
The temps are hitting and exceeding 100 degrees and breastfeeding in this heat is uncomfortable! Any advice? I’m also wondering if I should give my daughter water between breastfeeding?
Your baby will get all the liquids she needs via breastmilk. Studies have shown that an exclusively breastfed baby does not need extra water. But... Read More