6 Things to Remember in 2014

January 7, 2014

Whether you received the life-changing news that you’re expecting, welcomed a little one into the world, or celebrated reaching a breastfeeding or pumping goal – or all the above – you should look back on 2013 with pride and a strong sense of accomplishment. As we head into 2014, remember: There’s no way to be… Read More

Lactating After Loss: When Your Breasts Ache Like Your Heart Does

September 17, 2013

The experience of losing a baby is something that no woman or family should ever have to go through. If you’re suffering through the pain of pregnancy loss, you’re not alone – millions of “invisible moms” have miscarried or delivered stillborn babies. What can happen is that your body doesn’t recognize your loss and makes… Read More

Summer Fun With Your Family

July 31, 2013

Summer can certainly drag on with long days and scorching hot weather, but never again will you have quite the same opportunity to spend time with your little one playing, learning, growing, and bonding. Breastfeeding can become more challenging, but with a few adjustments, you and your baby can conquer any heat wave. Of course,… Read More

Breastfeeding and Your Fertility

July 3, 2013

Whether you’re considering having another little one as soon as possible or you’re going to wait, it is important to know how breastfeeding affects your fertility. Exclusive breastfeeding can temporarily delay your fertility postpartum, making it more difficult (but not impossible) to get pregnant while nursing. But it’s a little more complicated than that. Lactational… Read More