Breastfeeding Beyond One Year: What You Need to Know

It’s true when they say that the days are long but the years are short when you have a baby. Congratulations, Mama, you’ve reached the one year mark of breastfeeding and what a journey it has been! From training your baby how to latch to now being pinned down by a fully mobile toddler, you […]

6 Practical Things I Wish I Knew About Breastfeeding Before I Started

I’ve read books and attended classes but nothing completely prepared me for the difficulty of breastfeeding. As a first time mom scouring the internet for answers at 3am, I wondered how easier it would have been if breastfeeding came with an instructional manual, at least with these six practical things highlighted. But then again, it […]

5 Real Breastfeeding Moments That Melt a Mama’s Heart

Most moms claim that breastfeeding is way more difficult than giving birth. The learning curve of finding the right latching position, the nipple sores, the breast engorgement, the pumping–all of these and more while running on little to no sleep. There are numerous articles written about the struggles of breastfeeding but very little about the […]

Distracted Baby: Here’s How to Keep Your Little One Focused While Breastfeeding

Scenario 1: Your baby latches on, hears the television, then suddenly pulls away while still latched on your nipple. Scenario 2: Your baby latches on. A dog barks. Baby pulls off immediately. Milk let-down all over the place! If you’re a mom of a 6 to 12-month-old baby that gets easily distracted, then you can […]