Lactation & Breastfeeding Resources

How Can Your Partner Help With Breastfeeding?

By Claire Dowell | June 16, 2021

Babies grow so quickly and feeding them is a lot of work! When you’re breastfeeding, it can be hard for your partner to know how best to support you. Since they can’t do the actual feeding themselves, we came up with a few ways that partners can help when it comes to feeding! There are…

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Breastfeeding in Public

By Claire Dowell | June 15, 2021

As all new parents know, when your baby is ready to eat, they won’t always wait for the most convenient times to let you know. Whether you’re in the comfort of your own home or out and about, your baby will want to be fed on their schedule. Breastfeeding in public can be hard since…

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How Long Does Formula Last?

By Claire Dowell | June 14, 2021

 Keeping a growing baby fed is a full time job! Just like the milk in our fridges, formula can spoil as well. Making sure that baby formula is properly stored and prepared is important for getting your baby the nutrition they need, and staying safe while doing it. One of our top feeding tips is…

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How Long Can You Leave Breastmilk Out?

By Claire Dowell | June 14, 2021

Pumping and breastfeeding are hard work! Once you’ve made this magic, it would be truly tragic to see it go to waste. The rules about different foods being left out, frozen, and refrozen can be confusing, and breast milk is no different. It’s important to know the proper procedure for breastmilk storage so that it…

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Breastfeeding During the First Week

By Claire Dowell | June 6, 2021

Wow! You did an amazing job bringing a new member of your family into this world. You deserve a parade in your honor. The first week with a newborn is all about adjustments and learning on the fly. Breastfeeding is no different. You can study up on breastfeeding for your whole pregnancy, but when it…

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Breastfeeding Supply: Let’s Talk About It!

By Claire Dowell | June 6, 2021

With breastfeeding there is so much to learn. It might feel like there are endless questions when you start, but by the end both you and your baby will be an expert! To help you get ahead of the curve, we want to chat about some frequently asked questions. You may have heard the phrases…

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How to Choose a Breast Pump

By Claire Dowell | May 28, 2021

Let’s be honest, sometimes breastfeeding sucks. It can be uncomfortable and tricky, and there’s no rulebook on how to do it since every baby is different! Although it can be difficult, having the right tools in your belt can make it much easier. Once you get the right breast pump, it will be your new…

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Tummy Time

By Claire Dowell | May 15, 2021

When you first become a parent, there are a million new things to learn about. As your kids grow day by day, their needs will change as well and it can be quite challenging to keep up! Tummy time is an essential part of your baby’s growth and development in their first year, but it’s…

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Returning to Work Worksheet

By Claire Dowell | May 14, 2021

The first year after your baby is born is full of constant adjustments and learning curves. One of the biggest changes in your life may be returning to work once parental leave is up. This choice often comes with many anxieties and doubts, and we hope this guide to returning to work can help ease…

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Vaccination Worksheet

By Claire Dowell | May 13, 2021

You did it! Labor and delivery are in the rearview mirror and you’re moving forward with your adorable new baby. Once you’ve chosen a pediatrician, it’s time to look ahead at one of the most important things you can do to protect your baby, vaccinate them! While it’s true that infants can receive immunity through…

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