Breastfeeding-Friendly Baby Shower Inspiration

July 2, 2014

Breastfeeding success doesn’t always happen overnight. As you’re looking forward to welcoming your little one into the world, it’s important to also consider ways that you can arrange a supportive team of friends and family members, gear up for the experience of breastfeeding, and educate yourself on what your journey might entail. Here are a… Read More

7 Moms on the Worst Breastfeeding Advice They Ever Received

June 20, 2014

It’s practically a rite of passage for new parents to be bombarded with advice – from thoughtful, to unsolicited, to well-meaning, to just plain bad. We asked our community to share the worst breastfeeding advice they’ve ever received and as we expected, the comments came pouring in. Let’s break down what makes some of these… Read More

Selecting a Bottle for Your Breastfed Baby

June 19, 2014

At some point, nearly every mom has to plan to be away from their baby for some period of time. Especially if you’re getting ready to return to work, you might be wondering how to select and introduce a bottle to continue breastmilk feeding. There are many options out there – as well as alternative… Read More

Celebrating Father’s Day

June 13, 2014

Naturally, moms are involved in many vital aspects of caring for a new baby and the bond between mother and baby is a powerful, beautiful thing. Dads can have a special and unique bond with their little ones as well, and there are a million ways to play an important role in a baby’s day-to-day… Read More

What to Know About Preeclampsia

June 2, 2014

Out of all serious pregnancy complications, preeclampsia is the most common (affecting 5-10% or about 1 in 12 expecting moms). Preeclampsia is a condition that can affect both mother and baby and most often shows up after 37 weeks, but can develop any time after 20 weeks and even up to 6 weeks postpartum. What… Read More