Weaning

  The End of Your Breastfeeding Journey Weaning from breastfeeding can take many different paths. It may be your decision. You had a goal to breastfeed for a certain length of time and may be looking forward to weaning. On the other hand, you may be really enjoying...

Exclusive Pumping

Moms often choose exclusive pumping because they have experienced challenges with breastfeeding that they feel they cannot resolve. Other moms choose exclusive pumping because it has become too emotionally taxing to continue to work on those problems. Exclusive...

Breastfeeding and Depression

Why Do New Moms Feel Sad? A new mom walks into my office at four days postpartum and within minutes, sometimes within seconds, she bursts into tears. She says, “I don’t know why I’m crying.” I reassure her that almost everyone cries around four days after they’ve had...
Breastfeeding Support and Sabotage From Family

Breastfeeding Support and Sabotage From Family

    Why Do They Say That? I’m going to make an assumption, with this article. I’m going to assume that if you are reading it, you are breastfeeding, or you have made the decision to breastfeed. Do you feel like you getting breastfeeding support from the people who...