The ABC’s of Lactation Consultants

ABC’s Lactation consultants often have an alphabet soup of initials following their name. These are often their certifications. There are IBCLC’s, CLC’s, ALC, ANLC, CLS, CLE, and probably some that I don’t even know about. Within those individual certifications,...

Trend of the Moment

These will be short posts that I will have every so often, addressing issues that come up, that moms are often curious or confused about. I will have a page in the menu at the top listing the date that the topic was discussed, so you can easily do a search and find...

Schedules –Good, Bad or Ugly?

Should you put your baby on a schedule? It’s one of the great debates of being a mom. When we talk about a schedule for a baby, we are thinking in terms of how often the baby eats, and are usually think of scheduled vs demand feeding. This would imply that schedules...

The Value of Breastfeeding

Welcome back! I love helping moms breastfeed. While breastfeeding is natural, it doesn’t always come naturally. Sometimes it comes easily. Sometimes it can be challenging. I believe that moms don’t get enough support when it is challenging. Moms get advice and...