Preparing to Breastfeed While Pregnant

October 28, 2014

You may have heard of the old wives’ tale that suggests pregnant women “toughen up” their nipples with a washcloth to prepare for breastfeeding. If you think this sounds horrifying, you’re right! There’s absolutely no need to do so – but there are several other (much less painful) ways to get ready for a successful breastfeeding journey…. Read More

Tips for Breastfeeding Success: The First Days

August 21, 2012

There’s no better time to start breastfeeding than the first time you’re able to hold your baby. Unfortunately, sometimes a mom can be overwhelmed with thoughts of what to expect and how to adjust to life with baby. So, try to relax and enjoy the first days of breastfeeding. Not only will it help you… Read More