breastfeeding


My Breastfeeding Journey — It’s Not What I Thought It Would Be

Monday, July 9, 2018 By Nina Spears
What You Can Learn from my Journey with Postpartum Depression | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: This post is sponsored by Kindred Bravely but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. I think most of us assume that, when it comes to breastfeeding, everything will come naturally and that your motherly instincts will kick in and tell you what to do. Fortunately, […]

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Because of Willow, I No Longer Hate Pumping

Thursday, June 28, 2018 By Nina Spears
Because of Willow, I No Longer Hate Pumping | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: This post is sponsored by Willow but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. I’ve never been the mom who has tons of breast milk. I have had to work for every. single. ounce. — more like every drop — of breast milk that I’ve got. Because […]

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Navigating Breastfeeding and Pumping while Traveling

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 By Jennifer Jordan
Navigating Breastfeeding and Pumping while Traveling

Babies have the tendency to arrive with as much popularity as A-list celebrities. All of a sudden, visitors come out to see them and take photos. However, in some cases you have to take babies to visit others, meaning it’s time to travel. The thought of driving with a baby for hours or even taking […]

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21 Ways to Increase Your Milk Production

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 By Nina Spears
21 Ways to Increase Your Milk Production | Baby Chick

There is a common fear that many mothers have if they are nursing or are planning to breastfeed their babies. “Will I be able to make enough milk?” Some women are able to produce a great amount and other women have to work a bit to increase her supply. The good thing is, milk production is a demand & […]

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How to Have a Successful Start at Breastfeeding

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 By Nina Spears
How to Have a Successful Start at Breastfeeding | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. We’ve all heard that “breast is best,” but when baby is born sometimes breastfeeding doesn’t go exactly as you plan. Luckily there are some things that you can do from day one–even during your pregnancy!–to have a better start at breastfeeding. And I must say, having a successful […]

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Is It Seriously That Easy to Get a Breast Pump through Insurance?

Monday, May 21, 2018 By Nina Spears
Is It Seriously That Easy to Get a Breast Pump through Insurance? | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: This post is sponsored by Aeroflow Breastpumps but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. If you’re planning on breastfeeding your baby and know that you’ll need help with some of the feedings–maybe you’re going back to work, want help with night feedings, or you […]

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5 Normal Feelings to Have in your First Month of Breastfeeding

Friday, March 30, 2018 By Lauren McKinley
5 Normal Feelings to Have in your First Month of Breastfeeding | Baby Chick

Oh breastfeeding. You are so wonderful and so . . . HARD. Those first weeks of breastfeeding are just so raw with such a steep learning curve. Time and time again, I talk with moms who struggled to adjust to breastfeeding, and felt guilty for their struggle. I was so there and now I’m here […]

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The (Ridiculous) Breastfeeding Advice You Gave Me

Monday, March 5, 2018 By Lauren Ramirez
The (Ridiculous) Breastfeeding Advice You Gave Me | Baby Chick

The human body is a miracle, y’all. Not only was I fortunate enough to carry a healthy girl for 10 months (can we PLEASE acknowledge that extra month we’re actually pregnant, y’all?!), but my body now produces the only nutrition she needs: add in the fact that it’s the best thing for her, it’s free, […]

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Why We Should Choose Safe Deodorant while Breastfeeding

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 By Nina Spears
Why It's Important to Choose Safe Deodorant while Breastfeeding | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. Something that you might not be thinking about when breastfeeding is . . . your deodorant. Why should we be rethinking our purchases when it comes to deodorants and antiperspirants? Let me tell you. It’s all about the ingredients–especially while breastfeeding. But first, do you know the […]

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Preparing to Breastfeed: 5 Crucial Steps to Take

Wednesday, December 27, 2017 By Meg Nagle
Preparing to Breastfeed: 5 Crucial Steps to Take | Baby Chick

When I was pregnant with my first, I spent A LOT of time reading. Now, this was 15 years ago back in the cave men days before Facebook, before the glossy breastfeeding photos on Instagram…and yes. Twitter didn’t even exist. #yupimveryold So yes, this meant I read books, magazines, and grilled my mother with questions. […]

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