9 Tips to Make Breast Pumping Easy

9 Tips to Make Breast Pumping Easy

The struggles of a breastfeeding mom are too many to mention! The most crucial is finding the time and opportunity to pump or nurse your baby. After the 3 month period, when maternity leave ends, life becomes a lot busier. You may not want your baby to depend on...

How to Build an Outrageous Breastmilk Freezer Stash

How to Build an Outrageous Breastmilk Freezer Stash

If you've already made the decision to breastfeed your baby, you're giving them the best gift you could offer. We know how amazing breastmilk is for a growing baby, but it's not always easy for a woman to nurse her child at all times. That's why it's necessary to pump...

8 Steps to Prepare for Breastfeeding a Newborn

8 Steps to Prepare for Breastfeeding a Newborn

There's something so beautiful about being able to nurse your sweet little baby and provide him or her all they need to start out those first few months of life, thriving and strong. I loved breast feeding my children for so many reasons. The nutrition it provides,...

29 Genius Breastfeeding Tips and Hacks for Stressed Out Moms

29 Genius Breastfeeding Tips and Hacks for Stressed Out Moms

During those first few weeks with your newborn, you will feel like breastfeeding takes all your days. Your baby is pretty much attached to your breast around the clock and the responsibility to provide adequate nutrition for your baby is all on you. It can get...

The Benefits of Breastfeeding for Both Mom and Baby

The Benefits of Breastfeeding for Both Mom and Baby

Written by guest contributor, Amy Gougler: As the daughter of a lactation consultant who breastfed 4 children, I knew that I wanted to breastfeed my babies when my time came to be a mother. Initially, I just thought breastfeeding was best because my mom did and I...

How to Exclusively Pump Breastmilk for your Baby

How to Exclusively Pump Breastmilk for your Baby

Written by guest contributor, Vicki @ The Mummy Bubble: Do you want to try exclusively pumping your baby’s feeds but aren’t sure how to make it work for you? Exclusive pumping, or EPing as it is often referred to, is where mom expresses all feeds for her baby and then...

First Steps to Breastfeeding Success: Helpful Tips from Day One

First Steps to Breastfeeding Success: Helpful Tips from Day One

If you're a mom-to-be, chances are you're starting your research on all the how-to's of becoming a mom. From changing diapers to designing a nursery to giving baths, there's going to be a lot to learn. If you're planning on nursing your newborn, there are many ways...

Honest Review of Freemie Nuk Simply Natural Breast Pump

Honest Review of Freemie Nuk Simply Natural Breast Pump

Now that pretty much everyone can get a free breast pump covered by their health insurance plan, most women have one in their possession even if they're not using it. I've owned several different brands of pumps after giving birth to my two children, but this is...

19 Tips to Try When Your Baby Refuses to Breastfeed

19 Tips to Try When Your Baby Refuses to Breastfeed

The bond between a mother and her nursing baby is like no other. To be able to provide your little one with all the nourishment they need to grow healthy and strong is an amazing experience. They are such sweet, special moments until your baby refuses to breastfeed...

Managing Breastfeeding as a Working Mom

Managing Breastfeeding as a Working Mom

Adulting is a lot, even for the super responsible, on-top-of-your-game all the time, mommy. Demands of the day weigh heavily on our shoulders. We need to bring home an income, but also care for our tiny humans. You need to make dinners and lunches, but you’re supposed...

How to Make Breastfeeding Work as a Busy Mom

How to Make Breastfeeding Work as a Busy Mom

Being a first time mom, breastfeeding was everything from overwhelming, exhausting, and confusing, to calming and rewarding. However, I loved most moments of the experience of nursing my firstborn, particularly because it was just he and I for 3 solid months. I could...