Breastfeeding / Pumping

All Dried Up – How to stop producing breast milk as an exclusive pumper

All Dried Up – How to stop producing breast milk as an exclusive pumper

All Dried Up – How to stop producing breast milk when you are an exclusive pumper There are so many tips for weaning your baby off breast milk when they nurse, but what about those of us who don’t nurse? Sure, the mouth to boob […]

Boobie Smoothie – Quick and healthy recipe for increasing breast milk supply

Boobie Smoothie – Quick and healthy recipe for increasing breast milk supply

I have been a victim of low supply since the beginning of my breastfeeding journey. This quick and healthy smoothie recipe has been a savior to my breast milk supply on numerous occasions. I made this every day during my first few weeks home from […]

Pump Breast Milk at Work: 4 Tips and More

Pump Breast Milk at Work: 4 Tips and More

Let’s be real here, pumping isn’t glamorous at all. We can try to make it so with shiny pump accessories and celebrity-backed hashtags, but it’s not glamorous. It’s awkward and uncomfortable and time-consuming, but we do it. We do it because we’re mothers and our […]

Exclusive Pumping Resources

Exclusive Pumping Resources

Bottle or breast? Bottle, of course, implying that the baby is formula-fed. Well this presumptuous question requires an explanation by an exclusively pumping mom because yes, she’s feeding with a bottle, but no, she isn’t using formula. This question pops up almost everywhere including mommy forums, the pediatrician’s […]

Breastfeeding Survival Kit

Breastfeeding Survival Kit

Despite my son latching like a pro in the hospital, breastfeeding has not been an easy task. My nipples are sore, cracked and bleeding; I’m barely producing enough to satisfy him; getting him in the correct feeding position is borderline impossible; and I’m leaking 24/7. […]

It’s always been My Way

It’s always been My Way

Updated 8/8/17 Hey! My name is Nikki and I’m 27 years old and a single mother to an amazing son, Z. I was thrown into single motherhood when my long-term boyfriend left when I was pregnant. Z has met his “father” once, and we’re all […]