Back in October I wrote this post: How to bond with your baby in 40 days and yesterday I made a video out of it. I’d love it if you would share it with a new mom or anyone you think could benefit from it. Here is the link to the video: How to bond with … More How to bond with your baby in 40 days or less | nylc11.wordpress.com
A newborn will keep you on your toes. You will feel more tired than ever in your life and realize that this tiny human doesn’t care about your needs at all. The truth is your newborn has neither the brain capacity to care what you want or think about your needs. All he or she wants … More How to bond with your newborn | nylc11.wordpress.com
How long should I breastfeed? Should I always feed on both sides? When should I pump? How long should I pump? When do I know it’s enough? Should I wake my baby to feed? These are questions I am asked fairly regularly and the truth is nobody can or should give you an exact time, … More Watch your baby, not the clock!
Recently I received an email asking me to read this article about Ben & Jerry’s newest ice cream creation with oats – a galactogogue. Galacto-what?! It has nothing to do with Battlestar Galactica or the galaxy… a galactogogue is something that increases milk supply. It can be a herb, food, or medication. For example, some women swear … More Are galactogogues necessary?