Tag: Lactation Consulting

Education, Social Media & Motherhood

I was just talking to a dear colleague for whom I am grateful to be friends with, the wonderful Amber McCann & Nourish Breastfeeding Support.  We were discussing the upcoming ILCA conference and the business of breastfeeding, both locally and nationally.  Part of our discussion was on the business of education and helping mamas grow their confidence and wisdom before baby…

All that Breastmilk … on my shoulder!

“Should I worry about how much my baby is spitting up?” Wet burps, blops on your shoulder, white stains on every shirt, lift baby to cuddle and …splat? Spitting up (usually just a mouth-full) is common and is on the normal spectrum for (most) babies.  Statistically about 40% of babies spit up 2 – 3 times per day.  When it’s your…

What is a Breastfeeding Cafe?

I’ve been getting a few questions about our Breastfeeding Cafe. All positive feedback, but some wanting clarity on exactly what needs we serve best. I think some are confused by the word “cafe”.  The cafe is a support group to be certain.  It comes from a growing concept out there of bringing renewed warmth & sisterhood to the age-old traditional support…