Nipple Butter- Solution to Painless Breastfeeding

Ouch….that hurts! Then I see that angelic face, and the pain instantly vanishes. Isn’t this every new mom’s story when she is learning to nurse her baby? Even though sore and chapped nipples hurt while feeding, the look on the baby’s face instantly takes away all the discomfort. Sore nipples …

How to store breast milk?

Given the modern hectic lifestyle, the need to express and store breast milk has become a necessity. If you are a new mom, and especially a working mom, then you know breastfeeding is no less than a challenge. It may so happen that, many a time when you are willing …

Importance and Benefits of Breastfeeding

Did you know that the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months? Breast milk is best for your baby. Not only does it contain the vital nutrients and vitamins that your baby needs in the first six months, it is also packed with immunity-boosting substances …

Top techniques to get your newborn to latch on

Breastfeeding a baby can be challenging, especially for new moms. And, if the latch isn’t proper, the task gets even more taxing. The first few moments of a breastfeeding session are spent on finding that latch. This helps the baby to suckle easily. But the process of perfecting the proper …

Common Breastfeeding Problems and Their Solutions

We are all in this journey together called motherhood, but our paths are never the same. Breastfeeding lends a beautiful opportunity for a mom to bond with her newborn. But, this moment is often marred with livid episodes. It does bring along a wave of challenges that can make a …

Breastfeeding Positions | Tips for Mom & Baby

As a mom, the breastfeeding experience, although hard, lends a beautiful start to an inexplicable bond that develops between you and your baby. Breastfeeding takes time, patience, and effort for most moms to perfect the technique. Thankfully, there are many tried and tested breastfeeding positions that can be used depending on the baby’s age, the …

Best Foods for Breastfeeding Moms

Many breastfeeding moms often wonder if the foods they eat will affect their breast milk. While you don’t need to ‘eat for two’, but you would need an additional 400 calories if you are breastfeeding. You will also need to pay attention to what you consume as what you eat …

5 Things to Consider to Increase Breastmilk Supply

Breastfeeding is motherhood in its most tangible and joyous form Isn’t it? There is absolutely no substitute for mother’s milk. Mother’s milk is nature’s health plan which is not only essential for the baby; but breastfeeding also strengthens the bond between the mother and the child. However, a breastfeeding mom …