• Breastfeeding

    Breastfeeding FAQs

    Breastfeeding isn’t easy, not everyone can hook baby right on with no difficulties. Everyone’s breastfeeding journey is different. Some people have supply issues and some babies just won’t latch. Seeing a lactation specialist can help with these issues. Sometimes breastfeeding isn’t for everyone, don’t beat yourself up. If your baby got ANY breast milk that is great, but it isn’t going to make or break your baby. Anyway – let’s get down to some basics, and I mean the basics. Below you can find common questions asked by moms. Like I mentioned before, everyone’s breastfeeding experience is different. **This post contains affiliate links that help me run my blog, if…

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    The Secret to a Good Latch

      Wondering how to latch your baby? Not sure if you are latching your baby correctly? Well look no further, this post will give you the information you need to begin. Breastfeeding does not come as naturally as many would assume. Below we will go over how to latch baby properly and with time you will become comfortable at it! Just remember¬† everyone’s breastfeeding experience is different, no two experiences are the same. I am here to support you as you begin your breastfeeding journey. **This post contains affiliate links to help me run my blog, they do not cost you more if you where to purchase something through my…

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    4 Common Breastfeeding Positions

    Breastfeeding positions used by every mom! Breastfeeding can be difficult or awkward at first. You’ll need to experiment with different positions until you are comfortable.¬† Below we will go over the four most common breastfeeding positions used by every mom. Quick tip 1! Rotate positions, get comfortable with all of them. Think about it, if every time you are using the cross cradle hold on side of your nipple is being used over and over again (same with the ducts!). If you rotate with a different positions each time you are less likely to have engorgement (more rotate, different ducts being drained) and nipple irritation Quick tip 2! If you…