Category: Breastfeeding

MIT breast pump hackathon

Five Fixes for the Breast Pump: Our Re-Cap of the MIT Breast Pump Hackathon

Given the enormous (and well-deserved!) amount of press the MIT Breast Pump Hackathon*, you’ve probably already heard about the unlikely group that descended on the MIT Media Lab last weekend: breastfeeding moms (and supportive dads), media, manufacturers, designers, engineers, and PhDs.  They came together with a common – and clever...

breastfeeding awareness month

Breastfeeding Products That Make Nursing Easier

To celebrate Breastfeeding Awareness month, we’re giving away all of the gear and goods you need to be a champion at pumping at the office. Click here to enter to win $1,500 in prizes! You’ve got the pump, the nursing pillow, and sterilized every bottle in sight.  You’ve researched nearby...

Best Ways to Boost Milk Production

Breastfeeding and worried your supply is dwindling? Get tips for boosting milk production from Lactation Consultant, Wendy Wright of the 16 Minute Club and CEO, Kim Roman of Anna Naturals.

best nursing products

The Ultimate Baby Gift: Breastfeeding Survival Kit

From weeSpring’s guide to practical gift giving: survival kits for almost every new-baby-need.  We pulled these items from our weeLists, which are weeSpring parents’ own individual lists of what got them through all of the different ages and stages.   BREASTFEEDING SURVIVAL KIT First step, if you’re considering giving a breastfeeding essentials...

Guest Blog: 10 Myths About Breastfeeding

Ayelet Kaznelson, an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant at the Seleni Institute in New York City, covers the most common breastfeeding myths so you know what’s normal, what’s not, and when to get help. (Be sure to check out her last post on pumping!)