Breastfeeding: 6 Tips for Getting the Best Possible Start

This is a guest post by Cindy Leclerc and Jana Stockham, Registered Nurses and International Board Certified Lactation Consultants. They specialize in all things newborn and can be found at cindyandjana.com and simplybreastfeeding.ca.   Breastfeeding: 6 Tips for Getting the Best Possible Start   Breastfeeding can be a bit challenging at first for both you … Continue reading “Breastfeeding: 6 Tips for Getting the Best Possible Start”

My Breastfeeding Journey: Cracked nipples and an LC

As I approached 41 weeks in my first pregnancy, I was feeling the pressure from the medical community.  Setting an induction date was brought up at my 40 week appointment and it set my emotions on a roller coaster.  My desire for an unmedicated, minimal intervention birth was feeling under attack. Lots of walking, squatting … Continue reading “My Breastfeeding Journey: Cracked nipples and an LC”

Breastfeeding Calendar 2010

This morning I received an email from Ben, of INFACT Canada, announcing that the IBFAM Breastfeeding Calendar 2010 is now available for sale. I think it would be great for lactation consultants, midwives and doctors’ offices, much better than the next-door-drugstore free calendar : IBFAN BREASTFEEDING CALENDAR 2010 The International Baby Food Action Network’s 2010 … Continue reading “Breastfeeding Calendar 2010”