We know breast pumping isn’t always easy. That’s why we produced this ultimate guide to expressing breastmilk so you can get off to a flying start with breast pumping and troubleshoot any challenges you might experience along your expressing journey.
Using standard baby bottle teats can damage your breastfeeding relationship. Click to learn how to prevent issues.
Pumping and bottle-feeding is part of the breastfeeding journey for many Mums, and a great breast pump can help make the process as comfortable, efficient and enjoyable as possible. Here are some things to consider before you decide which pump is right for you.
I had a bit of an experience with bottle feeding when I was in the hospital; when I had my little girl. I had to do some express breastfeeding cause my milk hadn’t fully come through and she was losing too much weight.
A woman’s body goes through many changes with pregnancy and childbirth. These changes are generally normal. Some bodies return to pre-pregnancy form…
The question of when to start introducing a bottle... If you try too early, you are at risk of nipple confusion - which is when switching between bottle and breast prevents your baby from establishing an efficient latch.
A new baby is a major life adjustment. This sweet little person adds joy to the family. But the weighty responsibilities of keeping things in order can drain your energy.
Are you wondering if you will be able to continue breastfeeding when you return to work? You’re also probably wondering if it will be hard. It can be done...
Studies have shown that more than half of the parents that bottle-feed their babies do not prepare their baby formula safely. What are the safe ways to prepare your baby's formula?
If you’re expressing breast milk, chances are you’ll need to store and/or transport it in order to feed your baby at a later time. This is crucial for the safety of your baby.
The sleeping behaviours of babies are major conversation topics for parents and doctors alike. This is important because the sleeping habits of babies affect their lives and their caregiver.
Some babies need a lot of help with burping... whether your baby is particularly gassy...he or she will inevitably need help at some time... This post will tell you pretty much everything you need to know...
The topic of starting your pumping/expression journey will be taken in stages: what to look for in a pump, preparation, do’s and don’ts, and pumping basics.
Is your baby suffering from reflux? Have you tried home remedies? Have you talked with your doctor? What can be done for it?
The most cherished thing for a breast loving Bubba is the breast. There is just nothing like the breast. Really though you have to give it to them; they know a good thing.
Babies lack the ability to speak their wants and needs, so they cry. It may be a diaper change request, hunger, a cuddling need, or a cry of discomfort. One of the main reason for the latter is labelled ‘colic’...
Our bubs are our most important possession, their safety and health are our main priority. One basic way to achieve this is with food safety and preparation: sterilising their bottles...
Are you returning to work soon and looking for a bottle your baby will take? Have you tried other bottles and just not having a breakthrough? This is more common than you could imagine.
Are you master of your own time? I am sure you have heard countless times that we can be the master of our own time-- that it is possible to do this if we achieve our life goals. But are you really?
How many of you factored bottle refusal in your baby planning? It is very likely that you are only now knowing that this is one of the things to expect, right?
Sometimes Dad can feel a little left out in the cold. It’s understandable – Mum has the goods after all, and he might think there’s little place for him in this aspect of his new baby’s life.
Families need balance to thrive happily. Life is not just survival, taking each day as they come; life should be celebrated. Families achieve this when there is balance in the family when all are taken care of, baby, mum, and dad. That need is sometimes very simple: feeding one's baby.