Medela Freestyle Electric Breast Pump Review

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When I was pregnant with my first, I had a long list of baby essentials I was convinced I needed. Everything from the Moby Wrap to the Boppy to the Bumbo, the Jumbo, the Mumbo, the who knows what. Honestly, this time around as I'm pregnant with my second, the only thing that was really on my list of must haves was an electric breast pump. I am not exaggerating when I say that I … [Read more...]

App Brings Lactation Consultant into Your Home!

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Ever had a hard time finding a lactation consultant? Breastfeeding can have many challenges, so finding the right support along with the right person to answer your questions is crucial.Enter the Doctor on Demand app, which brings a Board Certified lactation consultant into your home! No driving around with a new baby- you can access the video visits from your computer or … [Read more...]

Tips For Being a Breastfeeding, Working Mom

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Four years ago I was in the middle of my maternity leave and pumping like crazy to prepare for my return to work the first week of February. I was nervous; anxious even. How would I pump enough? How would I emotionally handle being away from my baby?  How would I balance work and motherhood?Truly, if I learned anything, it was to take things one day at a time. Nursing is an … [Read more...]

San Diego Bebe TWIN Nursing Pillow Review

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 Are you or someone you know expecting twins and hoping to breastfeed? When I was registering for my twin baby shower, I knew I needed to rethink my nursing pillow situation. Of course, I still had the pillow I had used with my first born, but how the heck was I going to nurse two babies at the same time?! That’s when I stumbled upon the San Diego Bebe Twin Nursing … [Read more...]

Shows to Binge Watch And Skip While Nursing in the Middle of the Night

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After having my twins, I spent countless hours streaming television while nursing in the middle of the night. My kids would take at least an hour to feed during each breastfeeding session, which allowed me plenty of time to watch the latest and greatest that Netfix and Hulu have to offer.Here are my 10 shows to binge watch (and 9 to skip) while nursing in the middle of the … [Read more...]