A couple of days ago a good friend sent me a text “please tell me it’s ok to stop nursing, I am drowning” or something to that effect. It got me thinking. We are so hard on ourselves. I mean we were hard on ourselves pre-covid but now? This situation we are living in is…

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If you’ve been following my blog posts for the past couple of months, you have read about some of the ways that my two sons are different – and they are VERY different.  Breastfeeding has been no exception. The learning curve has been a bit easier this time since I do have some experience but…

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Happy November ladies!  What do you think of when you think November?  I think brrr it’s cold, Thanksgiving is almost here, and I need to start thinking about Christmas Shopping – not necessarily in that order.  I hate waiting to buy gifts until last minute and we try to shop sales whenever possible to avoid…

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Last month I wrote to you about low milk supply and how to combat the challenges that it presents.  If you missed it but it sounds like something you are struggling with please check it out!  You can find the link HERE.  If you are on the opposite end of the spectrum and think you…

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Last week was officially “World Breastfeeding Week” but many organizations are celebrating all month long.  If you are or have breastfed a baby (regardless of how long you did it) give yourself some credit.  Breastfeeding can be really hard!  In honor of Breastfeeding Month I wanted to write about a topic that affects a lot…

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I have large breasts. I mean really large. The kind that you have to go to a special store to buy a bra for. The kind where a bra costs almost the same as a shopping trip to Whole Pay…I mean foods. I have always been pretty well endowed. My mother was larger with a…

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If you are a nursing/pumping mama, you already know that pumping can be a pain in the butt but do you know for sure if you are using the correct size flanges?  Having the right flange size is really important.  Using the right size can seriously impact your relationship with your pump… it could mean…

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I’m not an experienced pumper or nursing mother. I’m not even an experienced mom but I will soon enter the mom ‘gaining experience’ realm with my first little guy this summer. (My goals as of now are to nurse and pump but I haven’t quite figured out how long I’ll go past the WHO recommended…

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