Recent Articles Meet our Sponsor: Milkies - Our sponsor for the month is Milkies… Meet Helen Anderson, Breastfeeding Advocate and Milkies Products Mompreneur! Nurse, Lactation Educator, Mom and inventor, Helen Anderson, has devoted much of her life to helping women reach their breastfeeding goals. She conceived the idea of the award-winning Milkies Milk-Saver after the birth of her son Henry. As an […] When Breastfeeding is Hard - by Carol Smyth, BSc, MSc, IBCLC Today I’m writing for those of you who are struggling with breastfeeding. Those who feel that maybe breastfeeding isn’t for you, or that you aren’t able to, or are feeling like you are spending most of the day crying about how breastfeeding is going. We hear a lot about […]
kellymom_badge128 How to become a KellyMom Sponsor - KellyMom is now offering the opportunity to sponsor our site for one month at a time. Only one company will be the sponsor for each month, so your sponsorship will not be competing with ads or sponsored posts. To thank our sponsor, we will provide: A comment near the top & bottom of website posts. The top comment will include […]
Freemie cups make it easy for moms to comfortably pump and nurse simultaneously. Can Moms Get More Sleep By Freemie Feeding? plus… Freemie Cups In the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) - Our sponsor for the month is Freemie. Learn more about Freemie’s products here. By Dan Garbez, Freemie Co-Inventor   Can Moms Get More Sleep By Freemie Feeding?   Freemie Feeding is a potentially time-saving technique that combines pumping one breast with a Freemie cup and nursing baby on the other breast simultaneously. For many moms, […]
hand-expression Hand expressing your breastmilk -   Every mother should learn to hand express milk. Here are some resources for learning this useful skill. Hand expression By Nancy Mohrbacher, IBCLC, FILCA The Power of Hand Expression by Diana West, BA, IBCLC Hand Expression of Breastmilk – a great video from the Stanford School of Medicine Newborn Nursery at LPCH   The basics […]
Aedes aegypti by E. A. Goeldi (1905). Public Domain {PD-1923} Zika virus and breastfeeding - Should breastfeeding parents be concerned about Zika? According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: To date, there are no reports of infants getting Zika virus through breastfeeding. Because of the benefits of breastfeeding, mothers are encouraged to breastfeed even in areas where Zika virus is found.“ FacebookPinterestTwitter
EarthMama_lifestyle_postpartum Meet Our Sponsor: Earth Mama Angel Baby - Our sponsor for the month is Earth Mama Angel Baby… Meet the Mama! Earth Mama Angel Baby’s Melinda Olson Nurse, herbalist, and real-life mother Melinda Olson began formulating organic herbal remedies for friends in her Oregon kitchen many years ago. Her love of organic gardening, passion for herbs, and desire to find safe products for […]

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