With my breastfeeding journey coming to an end, I thought I would gather all of my posts for nursing mamas all in one place. In no particular order, my adventures in breastfeeding and breastfeeding tips for the new nursing mama…
Strike, Strike, Strike…-Adjusting to a stubborn red-head’s wants and needs, which involved pumping…a lot!…
6 Tips for Pumping and Storing Breast Milk-Six tips on pumping and milk storage that I discovered with a little trial and error.
A Semi-Modest Breastfeeding Mama-My tip on how to nurse in public without flashing everybody at the same time.
Breastfeeding TMI: Milk Blisters-I didn’t know they existed, but I got to deal with one. This explains what I did. You’re welcome.
Breastfeeding Must-Haves-If you don’t read this particular one, just know this…get Lanolin!!!
Breastmilk: Here, There, Everywhere-A glimpse into the different types of pain associated with nursing.
What If I’m Not Ready?-Coming to grips with the end being in sight…
I read a lot of books before I had kids, but none of them prepared me for what I had the pleasure of learning the hard way. Breastfeeding, for me, has been one of the most difficult things I’ve had to master. Now, after almost two years nursing my son, (and one year pumping for my daughter), the ladies are ready to go into retirement.
Do you have breastfeeding tips or advice you’d like to add? Did you have to learn how to nurse the hard way? Feel free to join the conversation and share your thoughts!