Breastfeeding

How to wean your baby off of breast milk

How to wean your baby off of breast milk

Breast milk is nutritious and important for a healthy baby’s development. But when the time comes to pull the plug, how do you go about weaning babies off the breast? »

Help – Everyone Keeps Trying to Give Me Advice About How to Raise My Baby!

Help – Everyone Keeps Trying to Give Me Advice About How to Raise My Baby!

Moms-to-be usually get more advice than they ever bargained for. Here are some ways to gracefully handle the deluge of advice. »

How to Express Breast Milk

How to Express Breast Milk

In order to minimize discomfort, reduce engorgement and save breast milk for future use, many women hand express milk following these simple steps . . . »

Breastfeeding – a special gift only you can give your baby

Breastfeeding – a special gift only you can give your baby

Breastfeeding encourages mom-infant bonding, it’s free, there's no need to mix formula, and it is known to protect against respiratory and gastrointestinal infections, obesity, type 2 diabetes, and breast cancer . . . »

Is good post-natal care the key to breastfeeding success?

Is good post-natal care the key to breastfeeding success?

If you find yourself in the position of wanting to breastfeed your child but you are experiencing difficulties, don’t wait to ask for help like I did. Help is out there . . . »

“Worth its weight in gold”

“Worth its weight in gold”

Hell, I’m just gonna go and say it loud and proud! Breastfeeding is HARD work! It’s physically, not to mention psychologically, draining . . . »

Bangkok Baby-Friendly Malls for the Nursing Mom

Bangkok Baby-Friendly Malls for the Nursing Mom

Bangkok is a shopper’s paradise. And there’s no reason why mom and baby shouldn’t take advantage of that . . . »