This week Dianne and Abby are answering your burning question, “How in the world do I get my baby to take a bottle?” Don’t fret just yet. You have enough to worry about, let us help you get your baby started.
038 Breastfeeding Boundaries
Yes, we can help you continue to breastfeed and meet your personal goals. It’s totally normal to want to have some boundaries for yourself. Boundaries can help you avoid weaning before you feel ready.
037 Body Changes
Listen this week as Dianne and Abby discuss body changes that come with breastfeeding. Everything from engorged breasts to vaginal dryness to uterine contractions. We’re letting it all hang out.
035 Cow’s Milk
Listen this week as Dianne and Abby discuss cow’s milk and other non-human milk. This is a common misconception that your milk is not sufficient to meet your baby’s needs. Your milk is designed by your body, just as perfectly as your baby was made by your body. No milk from another species can ever be better for your baby. Drink cow’s milk or other milks if you like, but it is never needed. It’s a choice.
034 Nipple Confusion
Listen this week as Dianne and Abby discuss nipple confusion. As long as you are focusing on breastfeeding on demand you can feel free to take a few moments with a pacifier to use the bathroom, get dressed or take a shower for heaven’s sake!
033 Birth Trauma
Listen this week as Dianne and Abby talk about birth trauma. If things didn’t go as planned during your delivery it’s OK to be upset. You are not selfish and not crazy. Trauma can happen during birth. And trauma can have big effects on breastfeeding. The only one who can decide if your birth was traumatic is you.
032 Partner Involvement
“Honey, I’m home!! How did everything go today with you and our little guy?” “OMG, what a day. I have […]
031 Traveling & Adoption – 2 Listener Questions
Listen this week as Dianne and Abby read and answer listener questions. They will talk about traveling with your breastfeeding baby and feeding an adoptive baby.
030 Distracted Babies
Listen this week as Dianne and Abby discuss the distracted baby. Tune in for some cues to look for and some ideas how to deal with your distracted little guy (or girl).
027 Skin to Skin
Listen this week as Dianne and Abby discuss the benefits of being skin to skin with your baby, And if for some reason you can’t do it at some point, dad can fill in for you! .