The Partner’s Role in Breastfeeding

June 16, 2016

There are libraries full of resources for moms on breastfeeding and pumping. But the role of the non-birth partner in the breastfeeding journey is often glossed over in books and websites. This lack of information may leave your partner with questions, worries, and uncertainty about where they fit in the unique breastfeeding relationship that exists… Read More

Breastfeeding in the First 24 Hours

May 4, 2016

To say the first 24 hours after giving birth are a whirlwind would be an understatement. It’s a time full of overwhelming emotions, including love, joy, and even stress. As much as you have prepared for those first moments, it can be hard to know if you are doing everything right when it comes to… Read More

Mastering the Breastfeeding Latch

March 29, 2016

Many new moms think breastfeeding is something that just happens instinctually. And while breastfeeding is a completely natural process for you and your baby, it can also take patience and practice to get into the swing of things. A successful breastfeeding latch means your little one will get as much breast milk as he needs,… Read More

The Love Hormone + Bonding With Baby

February 9, 2016

After carrying your baby for nine months, it’s no surprise you love them more than you could ever imagine. There are millions of reasons you’re head over heels for your baby. From the bonding you felt during pregnancy to finally looking into their perfect eyes (not to mention those little toes, that chubby belly, and… Read More

How to Pump While Continuing to Breastfeed

January 26, 2016

If you’re like many new moms (and soon to be new moms!), you may be wondering how you can pump milk to leave for your baby while you’re away, while still continuing to breastfeed regularly. Whether you’re returning to work or school, or just want to build up a supply for later, the idea remains… Read More