Dear Husband, Love, Your Breastfeeding Wife

Dear Husband, Love, Your Breastfeeding Wife

Dear Husband, You used to be my one and only. The only human who held my attention and dominated my thoughts. Now more than ever, I need you.  My body is tired and tainted. My nipples are dark, sore, and way too big. This whole breastfeeding thing has me all out of...
The Ultimate Third Trimester Breastfeeding Checklist

The Ultimate Third Trimester Breastfeeding Checklist

There are so many things to plan for when you are pregnant. Fun things like putting the nursery together. And then the not-so-fun things like figuring out childcare and finding a trustworthy pediatrician. When it came to planning for breastfeeding, the only thought I...
65 Top Lactogenic Foods to Increase Milk Supply Fast

65 Top Lactogenic Foods to Increase Milk Supply Fast

I have heard moms say that breastfeeding is the hardest thing they have ever done. This isn’t surprising because breastfeeding has a huge learning curve and there is no way to practice before you play! Once you get the basics down and finally feel like you are on your...
How to Relieve Engorged Breasts When Weaning

How to Relieve Engorged Breasts When Weaning

Breastfeeding is truly a journey. Most beginners don’t realized how many ups and downs there can be along the way. From overcoming painful nipples from a poor latch, to getting in the groove, and finally the sadness that comes when you know it’s time to...
Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms-The First 6 Weeks

Breastfeeding Tips for New Moms-The First 6 Weeks

I have to admit something embarrassing. When I was pregnant I would pinch my nipples because I was in complete denial of the fact that one day milk would come out of those things! I guess I kept checking to see if they were making any progress. Since I did not accept...