Category: Breastfeeding

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.

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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!)

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The 411 On Pumping

Bewildered by breast pump options (and how to actually pump when you’re breastfeeding)? You’re not alone. Getting a good pump and knowing how to use it properly can make the process much less daunting. Read on for answers to your most pressing pumping questions from Ayelet Kaznelson, an International Board...

weeAsked: What makes breastfeeding easier?

This week’s Big Question confirmed what we already hypothesized: breastfeeding is not easy, and each mom faces her own challenges. The good news? Doing what makes you happy will keep your baby happy, and that’s a win-win. Some common themes: A great support network is key, be it a partner,...

Big Qs: What makes breastfeeding easier?

Did you know that August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month? (Now you do!) Everything about being a new mom is hard: breastfeeding is hard, bottle-feeding is hard.  When we were new parents, all we wanted to know was how our friends who’ve been through it made it easier.   For...