Cluster Feeding: Is That a Thing?

Cluster feeding can be very frustrating for new Mamas. You begin to wonder if something is wrong with you, your supply, your baby, or why he/she just doesn’t seem satisfied…

When Do You Start Producing Milk in Pregnancy?

From the moment you conceive your body begins preparing you for becoming a mother. You will begin producing breastmilk early in pregnancy and some mothers begin leaking in their second…

Jaundice and Breastfeeding

Jaundice is not uncommon for newborn babies.  So, lets answer some common questions associated with newborns, jaundice and breastfeeding. What is jaundice? When a baby is born, they usually have…

Breastfeeding To Sleep – Is It A Problem?

“Breastfeeding is beautiful and beneficial, and as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant I believe that feeding your baby is one of the most important aspects of the early days…

Power Pumping: A trick to build supply

Power pumping… it sounds like a work out! But it isn’t! This is our number one trick as Mama Coaches when talking about supply. As Registered Nurses, we assess why…

Tips for Storing Breastmilk

Baby is here and you’ve decided you’d like to start pumping to increase your supply or so that Dad can also feed babe with a bottle. Great idea! The first…

Cabbage and Engorgement

Congratulations! If you are reading this article it is likely that you just had a baby or maybe you are expecting one. Either way, congratulations! This is a very exciting…

What is an Overactive Let-down?

Does your baby gag, choke, gasp, or even cough while nursing?  Maybe your baby is pulling off your breast during a feed or making a clicking sound when they are…

Last day.. West Coast Kids!

Thank you so much to everyone who has been following along our giveway! We have had thousands of entries and are so grateful for your support… and we can’t wait…