Tag: nursing

Moms Essentials Back Buddy During pregnancy, post-pregnancy and through the toddler years, there’s no doubt that you’ll be more aware of your back than ever before.  Both with baby in utero and through the early childhood years of carrying squirming children back and forth, your back does a lot of...

Bébé au Lait is one of the most trusted names in nursing covers, delivering both stylish and utilitarian coverage for the breastfeeding mother.  After introducing their first covers in 2004 under the playful Hooter Hider moniker, they’ve continued growing their line with inventive designs and materials.  Given their solid reputation...

Poncho Baby has you and your child covered (literally!) when it comes to feeding time for baby.  Made from 100% muslin, their nursing cover and bandana are both stylishly and practically designed, so that you enjoy putting them on yourself and baby.  They’re soft, breathable and wash well, with bold...

Who are they? Professionals trained to help new moms and dads with breastfeeding questions and challenges. Do you need one? Yes—especially if they’re available at your hospital for free, and most are. Even if you think you’re doing fine, it can’t hurt to have someone stop in during a feeding—they...

Rest assured that this is one tank top that doesn’t look like a “nursing top” at all. In fact, I could see myself wearing this tank top when I am no longer nursing! The length of the tank top is perfect. I’m 5’ 7” and the tank top hits me...

Satsuma nursing pads are fantastic! I selected them because they are organic and made with bamboo. I had read that for washable nursing pads bamboo is the most absorbent and non-irritating.  I have had no skin/nipple irritation, and my skin does seem to be more sensitive than most, especially when...

Until you have a new baby, you don’t realize all the nursing supplies you’ll need to keep yourself comfortable and presentable.  Luckily, Bamboobies takes care of many of your needs from their signature heart-shaped washable nursing pads to nursing covers and bras. When nursing my first child, I remember a...

Breastfeeding works best when you’re comfortable, so set up a special space for feeding time. Some items you may want to include: A comfortable chair – Feeding time for a newborn takes most of the day, whether you’re breastfeeding or bottle-feeding, so a soft chair that supports your back and...

As a new mom, you can use all the extra help you can get, and thoughtful design considerations that make life easier are always appreciated!  While it took me a short while to get over the Born Free Bliss Feeding Pillow looking different from other well-recognized pillows on the market,...