Pumping Breast Milk instead of Breastfeeding: When Breastfeeding Looks like a Bottle

More and more mothers are pumping breast milk instead of breastfeeding. The exclusive pumping rate ranges between 5 and 6 percent. But for me? I knew that breastfeeding was going to be easy.  What could the universe throw at me? It was our fourth baby.  But when it came down to it, I didn’t honestly…

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What Should You Expect in Labor & Delivery?

You’re pregnant and overwhelmed with information overload. Every woman who stops you at the supermarket asks you if you’re pregnant with twins and tells you their childbirth horror story. First of all, ignore them. You’re beautiful, you’re growing a human that could save the world, and their experience does not dictate yours. I’m a Certified…

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