Breastfeeding and Working - Can You Manage Both?
Should the fact that you are working necessarily rule out breastfeeding? If you have been able to manage both, how did you go about making it possible?
I have successfully breastfed once while working full time, and am doing it again the second time now with my eight month daughter. I actually have a hub about that very subject already if you would care to read it.
I am currently breastfeeding my baby. I pump milk at work with my Medela breast pump. I give him bottles of pumped breast milk while he is at daycare. Then we nurse in the mornings, evenings, and weekends. I wrote an article also about pumping at work. And about how much you should expect to pump.
by Victoria Van Ness 4 years ago
What do you think about women breastfeeding without ever having been pregnant?
by Steven Escareno 6 years ago
I just saw a video online where a mom admits to still breastfeeding her kids even though they're 8 yrs old. Why she allows it? well, she believes a child should decide for themselves when to stop. anyways, here's the video if you want to check it...
by Shawn May Scott 6 years ago
We have all heard of attachment parenting and co-sleeping etc. But is it too much to be breast feeding your almost 4 year old son??? In my former profession as an RECE I have met many women who have done this and I have seen the results of this process, not always so positive especially in later...
by wifeymama822 6 years ago
I am taking an educational poll. For all the breastfeeding mamas can you post which breast pump you thought worked best?
by leeberttea 7 years ago
http://www.thirdage.com/news/gisele-bun … w_8-3-2010I'd be more than happy to be forced to comply with the law and feed upon those! Thanks Gisele for that brilliant legal suggestion!
by Dame Scribe 6 years ago
Some health recommendations are saying that 'freshly' pumped breast milk should be made available for mothers. Alright, I'm one for fresh milk and baby's health but isn't milk from 'mother' better than from a unknown 'nanny' or two? I know it's been done in the past and those milk sources were from...
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