The 14 Stages of Breastfeeding

August 7, 2017

Breastfeeding is a journey. A beautiful, wonderful, crazy journey. And just like any journey, it’s full of complex emotions that hit you in stages. Some moms might not experience every stage, some moms might experience even more stages than the 14 we’ve listed below. But one thing just about every breastfeeding mom can agree on… Read More

How to Succeed When Exclusively Pumping

July 28, 2017

Whether by choice or necessity, for some moms “breastfeeding” means exclusively pumping and bottle feeding to give baby the amazing benefits of breast milk. And, while there are pros and cons to any feeding choice, exclusive pumping comes with a set of unique challenges and considerations that need to be taken into account to be… Read More

10 Ways You Might be Mom-Shaming

July 18, 2017

The Mommy Wars. Mom-on-mom hate. Mom-shaming. It’s all the same thing and it’s running rampant at your neighborhood park, it’s rearing its ugly face on Facebook, and is overheard in grocery store checkout lines and yoga studios around the country. Mom-shaming is bullying other moms for their parenting choices in subtle (and sometimes not so… Read More

6 Tips for Finding “Me” Time

July 12, 2017

Spending time with your baby is wonderful. It’s one of the most rewarding and special parts of motherhood. But it’s also important to spend time on YOU, de-stressing and taking care of yourself. And not just running out to get a haircut or to pick up groceries. We’re talking about the bubble bath, getting lost… Read More

9 Tips for Breastfeeding on Vacation

June 14, 2017

Is there anything more relaxing than a good vacation? The best vacations are full of poolside lounging, trying new and tasty foods (and drinks!), and going on exciting adventures. So, when you’re a breastfeeding mom, it’s important to do a little extra planning before you go so you can truly relax while you’re away. With… Read More