This blog is a collection of breastfeeding‑related posts that @615doulaco put together in honor of National Breastfeeding Month. What once used to live in Instagram Guides, now lives on the blog! Breastfeeding can be hard work, but with education and support, you and your baby can find your groove!
Breastfeeding Myths Busted
Ways Your Partner/Support People Can Help You
The Benefits for Both You and Baby
How to Know When Baby is Hungry
What is Colostrum and How is it Good for Baby
How Much Colostrum or Milk Does a Baby Need?
Save Your Sanity and Focus on the Facts
How Do I Know My Baby is Getting Enough Food?
Breastfeeding Positions to Try
Breastfeeding Positions Continued
Common Breast Holds
Understand How Baby Latches
Quick visual reminder for getting a strong latch
Get a Deep Latch with the “Flipple” Technique
“Flipple” IRL Example
Learn How to Hand Express
Some Thoughts on How Long to Breastfeed
How to Properly Store Breastmilk
Paced Bottle Feeding Explained
Alternative Feeding Methods
You're Doing Great Mama!
Local Breastfeeding Support
Waking Baby to Feed