Working Through a Breastfeeding Rough Patch

January 12, 2016

Breastfeeding can be hard! But, it’s also one of the most important and rewarding things a mom will ever do. And sometimes, even the most experienced moms will hit a rough patch. Some women experience painful conditions like sore nipples, plugged ducts, or mastitis. Others may have milk supply problems, feel exhausted, or feel like… Read More

Pumping in Style: Tips for Finding Pumping-Friendly Clothing

December 29, 2015

It’s something every pumping mom faces at one point or another in her journey – that moment of “How am I going to pump in this outfit without stripping down to my underwear?” If you’ve ever been away from home and trapped in an impossible-to-unzip or otherwise inconvenient top or dress with a screaming hungry… Read More

15 Affirmations Every Breastfeeding Mom Needs To Hear

December 21, 2015

Every now and then, it’s important to step back, take a breath, and look around at all the good things in your life: your family, your friends, your home, and of course, your ability to provide the best possible health and nutrition for your little one. Whether you exclusively breastfeed, exclusively pump, or do a… Read More

Medela Recycles Ambassador Spotlight: Michelle Gardner

December 15, 2015

Phoenix is our next (and final!) stop on our Medela Recycles donation tour, and we have another amazing ambassador to help us spread the word about the program! Michelle Gardner shared with us why she thinks it’s important for moms to support each other and how she believes the Medela Recycles program makes this possible.… Read More

How to Select a Care Provider + Develop a Birth Plan

December 2, 2015

Meeting your baby for the first time will be a moment you’ll remember for the rest of your life. It’s important to give birth in an environment where you feel comfortable, safe, and confident that your wishes will be respected and honored. Of course, you can’t predict exactly how your labor and birth will go,… Read More