Tag: breastfeeding

Addressing Common Questions: Breastfeeding for Moms with Augmented Breasts

Addressing Common Questions: Breastfeeding for Moms with Augmented Breasts

If you’ve had breast augmentation and are now pregnant, you may wonder how the surgery will impact breastfeeding. You may have a lot of questions, and your obstetrician may not have all the answers. A plastic surgeon who has performed numerous breast augmentation procedures will 

Breast Illness Trends: Questions and Answers for Future Moms 

Breast Illness Trends: Questions and Answers for Future Moms 

Are babies in your future? Do you have concerns that your breast implants may impact your ability to get pregnant or breastfeed your baby? You may consider removing your implants, a procedure known as explantation, before starting a family. We have the information you need 

Most Comfortable, Affordable Nursing-Friendly Clothing

Most Comfortable, Affordable Nursing-Friendly Clothing

Breastfeeding can be an incredibly rewarding and challenging experience for new moms who choose to nurse. After breastfeeding two kiddos, for a combined 5 years (woah!), the biggest obstacle I encountered was figuring out what to wear and how to dress for comfort and ease. 

15 Nursing Items to Make Breastfeeding Easy

15 Nursing Items to Make Breastfeeding Easy

If you have been following this blog for any length of time, you will know that Chulengo and I have had our challenges during our 19-month nursing journey. Someone asked me the other day how I’ve done it. And besides a great support team, I’ve 

A Nursing Strike: How to Make it Through

A Nursing Strike: How to Make it Through

This past week was one of the toughest emotional weeks since Chulengo was born.  He was sick and had Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease.  He didn’t want to eat or drink anything.  When the poor guy would swallow food, he would screech in pain.  I knew 

Crucial Breastfeeding Advice for Expectant and New Mamas

Crucial Breastfeeding Advice for Expectant and New Mamas

Let me preface this note with this:  when it comes to feeding your baby, you have to do what is right for you.  If breastfeeding works for you, Great!  If formula feeding works for you, Great!  There is no shame in doing what you feel 

Fix Your Posture:  The Ultimate Foam Roller Program

Fix Your Posture: The Ultimate Foam Roller Program

DISCLAIMER: This post is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition or the opinions expressed herein As a