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World Breastfeeding Week: Part 2

In honor of World Breastfeeding Week which is August 1-7th I am looking back on my old breastfeeding posts and remembering how I got to where I am today…going strong at 8 months of nursing. This post about feeling engorged makes me laugh! When the midnight feedings started to go away it was a pain [...]

By | August 2nd, 2011|breastfeeding|1 Comment

World Breastfeeding Week: Part 1

  August 1-7 is World Breastfeeding Week, and in honor of the week I thought I would look back and revisit my 8 month breastfeeding experience for myself and for all of you. Sometimes I hear from people and they tell me how hard it is, and all I can say to them is “Hang [...]

By | August 1st, 2011|breastfeeding|2 Comments

Breastfeeding: Reaching the 6 Month Mark!

In my head I always knew that my main goal for breastfeeding was to make it to 6 months. I had smaller goals along the way, but I always viewed 6 months as the finish line. When I first started it seemed so far away. The task was very daunting, and sometimes I wasn't sure [...]

By | June 8th, 2011|breastfeeding|2 Comments

Breastfeeding: Sticking With It!

After 5 months of exclusively breast feeding I have shared with you the ups and the downs. To be fair I think I shared more downs than ups! It's challenging, and demanding, but through it all I remind myself that it's the best thing I can do for my son. This time I wanted to [...]

By | May 4th, 2011|breastfeeding|7 Comments