Category Archives: breastfeeding

Helpful Nursing Accessories for Mom and Baby’s Comfort

It’s not secret that breastfeeding is beneficial to moms and babies. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends exclusive breastfeeding at least the first six months. Unfortunately, only thirteen percent of new moms actually follow through. We need to continue encouraging … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Moms Who Breast Pump at Work

Many women think that breastfeeding ends once they return to work, but this isn’t the case. Pumping is a great way to keep your milk supply flowing by expressing milk during the day, and it ensures that your baby always … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Handling the Social Pressures of Nursing In Public

Breastfeeding in public is a very hot topic these days. However, it seems to me that many  are overlooking the long list of critically-important health benefits for mom and baby that outweigh all arguments, and instead are concentrating more on … Continue reading

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7 Tricks and Treats for Mom and Baby

Moms always want the best for their babies to ensure that they are safe and happy. There are several luxury baby items on the market today designed to provide comfort and security for little ones while remaining affordable for any … Continue reading

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Breastfeeding Awareness Month Giveaway Event

August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month – a movement to encourage mothers to exclusively breastfeed for the first six months of life, which yields tremendous health benefits and provides infants with critical nutrients and protection from diseases to foster growth and … Continue reading

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Foods That Princess Kate Should Take/Avoid While Breastfeeding

With so many things on parents’ minds upon the arrival of a new baby (especially first time parents), what a breastfeeding mother should or should not eat often gets overlooked. There’s no need to go on a special diet while … Continue reading

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10 Breastfeeding Must Haves to Make Nursing Easier and More Comfortable for Moms

World Breastfeeding Week is fast approaching and the annual celebration held from the 1st to 7th of August encourages mothers to exclusively breastfeed for the first six months of life, which yields tremendous health benefits and provides infants with critical … Continue reading

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What to Expect the First 2 Weeks of Breastfeeding

I found this great article on what to expect during the first 2 weeks of breastfeeding on askthelactationconsultant.com. She consistently gives great advice on breastfeeding topics most people do not talk about. I love this article because there are links to find … Continue reading

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Get the Breastfeeding Help You Need

When you have a baby, you take time to carefully choose your OB/GYN and your baby’s pediatrician. But it is equally important to make sure that you have a breastfeeding professional lined up to help you after your baby is … Continue reading

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Do you Have Low Milk Supply? Not to Worry!

The first time that I ever heard the term “low milk supply” was when Baby J was about 4 weeks old and I had called a Lactation Consultant at my local hospital for help with pumping. I had never been … Continue reading

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