Breastfeeding

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Can You Reuse Milk Storage Bags? (All You Need to Know)

Breastmilk storage bags have made the process of storing additional milk so much easier and more convenient. Using quality storage bags is both economical and space-saving. They also make it possible for someone else to have access to milk to feed the baby while the mom might be resting or at work. When it comes …

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How to Store Haakaa Between Uses – Cleaning Needed?

You’ve been researching breast pumps and the Haakaa keeps coming up! Not surprising considering it’s one of the simplest and quietest pumps to use for collecting breast milk. While it can be used throughout the day, you may be wondering how to store Haakaa between uses. And, do you have to clean it after each …

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How Many Milk Storage Bags Do You Need? FULL Calculation!

Milk storage bags are very useful for a number of reasons when switching between breastfeeding and bottle feeding your baby. But, if you’re wondering about how many milk storage bags you need, read on. I’ve done the calculations for you so you don’t need to be wasting money or bags! The amount of milk storage …

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Haakaa vs Electric Pump – Your Dilemma Solved!

For most parents, like me and my fiancée, breast milk is the preferred choice of feeding for babies and infants. That means a breast pump is a crucial part of your feeding kit. Deciding on one solution from the battle between a manual Haakaa vs electric pump requires some careful consideration. Here’s my detailed guide …

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How Many Nursing Pads Do I Need? (Complete Guide)

If you’re planning to breastfeed your baby, you may be wondering about nursing pads. Also known as breast pads, these items are inserted into your nursing bra to prevent leakage from seeping through to your shirt, creating embarrassing milk stains! And you may be asking: How Many Nursing Pads Do I Need a Day? Depending …

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Do Breast Pads Expire? popular brands – Lansinoh, Medela, Pigeon Covered

Breast pads are among the most popular gifts at baby showers. In fact, an expectant mother might receive more than she needs. That means there are leftovers. This can leave you wondering if your breast pads expire? Breast pads are usually individually wrapped which means they won’t expire or spoil if they’re stored correctly. Keep …

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Medela Vs Lansinoh Breast Milk Storage Bags – Best One?

Quality storage bags maximize the nutritional value of your breast milk and make it easy to store milk that has been pumped in advance for later feedings. Two of the most popular brands currently on the market are Medela and Lansinoh. Read my Medela breast milk storage bags vs Lansinoh comparison for more information.  While …

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Willow Vs Spectra Breast Pumps – Which One is Best?

Breast pumps are every breastfeeding mom’s saving grace! Using a quality breast pump is one of the easiest ways to ensure there’s always an adequate supply of milk available, even when mom isn’t around! Two of the market leaders in the breast pump world are most definitely Willow vs Spectra. What are the differences between …

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Spectra vs Elvie Breast Pumps – Which One is Best?

If you’re pumping on a regular basis, you want a reliable and easy-to-use breast pump. Breastfeeding moms may find themselves comparing Spectra vs Elvie breast pumps. Deciding which one is best for you depends on the features both brands offer.  Spectra offers more electric breast pumps, with five in their range compared to two Elvie …

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Elvie vs Momcozy Pump Review – Differences?

Are you exploring the option of using wearable breast pumps? Breastfeeding moms who are expressing on a regular basis are asking about the differences between Elvie vs Momcozy breast pumps. To answer all your questions, I’ve done the research for you.  Elvie and Momcozy wearable, hands-free electric breast pumps can be worn in standard nursing …

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Elvie vs Medela Freestyle Pump Review – Differences?

Are you deciding between Elvie vs Medela breast pumps for your expressing needs? Breastfeeding moms who are pumping exclusively or occasionally will benefit from a pump that ticks all the boxes for them. But, what are the features you should look out for when picking the right breast pump for you? Elvie and Medela Freestyle …

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5 Reasons for Regretting Not Breastfeeding (incl. Pros and Cons)

Some moms look forward to the process of breastfeeding. There are however some moms who find the thought of breastfeeding quite stressful. Whether it’s as a result of a personal choice or a medical reason, it could leave the new mom regretting not breastfeeding.  If you’re a mom who hasn’t or doesn’t plan to breastfeed, …

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Medela vs Avent Breast Pumps – Going Electric?

It can be quite challenging for expectant mothers to choose the right breast pump. Electric breast pumps are an ideal option for working mothers (→ my fiancée)  who won’t always be around their babies when it’s time to breastfeed. When you’re shortlisting your options, you’re probably wondering how Medela vs Avent breast pumps compare.  The …

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Medela vs Lansinoh – Which Breast Pump to go for

Whether you’re want to pump milk for your little one due to latching issues, work, personal preferences, or health issues, this Medela vs Lansinoh breast pump comparison should help you in your search. My fianceé used breast pumps for quite a while (about 1.5 year), so we have some experience with different models. She works …

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Haakaa vs Bumblebee vs Naturebond Manual Pumps – WOW Effect Guaranteed?

A decision every mom or dad must make, including myself and my fianceé, is whether you will breastfeed your little one, bottlefeed her, or both. In all these cases we quickly saw that you’ll probably need a breast pump to get milk out. This Haakaa vs Bumblebee vs NatureBond comparison should show you that all …

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Do Breast Milk Storage Bags Expire? (e.g. Medela, Lansinoh)

New moms can sometimes be overwhelmed by the crazy amount of feeding sessions. But expressing breast milk into milk storage bags ahead of feeding time can make the process much easier.  You might purchase several packets of breast milk bags. But, if you have too many, you might be wondering: Do breast milk storage bags …

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Best Breast Milk Cooler – Finding the Best Cooler for Ultimate Convenience

Are you pumping breast milk while at the office? Do you spend a lot of time out and about with your baby? You could be in the market for finding the best breast milk cooler there is available. I spent some time reviewing the different coolers out there and the PackIt Freezable Baby Bottle Cooler …

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Best Travel Breast Pump – Picking the Right One for Pumping on the Go

Has your partner been talking about buying a travel breast pump? Gather round and let’s figure out together how we can help mommy pick the right one. This article gives you insight on the best travel breast pumps on the market so you don’t appear totally clueless on the matter. Advise her to go with …

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How Long to Microwave Milk – The Quick Way to Warming Milk

As a father, I’m always looking for quick and convenient ways of doing things. This includes warming up milk when my daughter (and I) wants her favorite hot chocolate drink. Believe it or not, I drink hot chocolate every evening. You can’t deny the convenience of the microwave! But do you often wonder how long …

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Best Pumping Bra for Spectra Pump – Which Is the Best Fit?

Since you’ve starting using your Spectra pump you’ve realized some bras simply don’t work well with your unit. Finding the best pumping bra for Spectra pump can be challenging. I found The Dairy Fairy Rose Handsfree Bra works very well. Pumping breast milk is not as easy as many mothers would like to believe. Many …

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Medela Sonata vs Spectra S1 vs S2 – Which pump to get?

When it comes to choosing breast pumps, you can spend countless hours looking at products and still come out empty. I mean, how do you know for sure which one to pick? Before you give up, this Medela Sonata vs Spectra S1 vs S2 review outlines each option’s top-rated features, helping you choose the ideal …

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Willow vs Elvie vs Freemie – which wearable breast pump to choose?

To make the breast-pumping process as easy as possible for your partner you need to get her the greatest gear. The most vital of which is the breast pump. There are manual breast pumps on the market, but what about some modern ones: wearable models? Today I’ll be comparing Willow vs Elvie vs Freemie with …

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Best Mini Fridge for Breast Milk (With and Without Freezer)

For many breastfeeding mothers, a mini fridge is the answer to breast milk storage woes. Being the curious father that I am, I decided to check out the different models on the market. The BLACK+DECKER BCRK17B Compact Refrigerator was my best mini fridge for breast milk, but you’ll find many other options on this list …

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Best Bra for Willow, Elvie, Freemie Pumps – Pumping Made Easy

Today we (my fiancée and I) help your partner pick the best possible bra for different portable breast pump brands. Let’s give her three options: the best bra for Willow pump, for Elvie pump, and for Freemie pump. We’ll weigh each of them against one another’s features and benefits to make the decision process easier. …

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