Breastfeeding

A Night Weaning Journey

My sweet little angel is 31 months.  For those of you who don’t want to do the math, that’s around two and a half years.  Some days, these two and a half years seem to have gone by in the blink of an eye.  On the “black rings under the eyes” days, they have seemed…

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bebo mia client talks about BREASTFEEDING!

  Bebo mia was lucky enough to sit down with Deepa Maceachern, former bebo mia client and the mother of adorable 17-month old Andrew.  The last time we saw Deepa was just after Andrew’s birth– a birth so extraordinary that it ended up in the papers! We wanted to ask her a few questions about her…

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Preparing for Breastfeeding Success!

  Congratulations, you are having a baby! As you embark on that little adventure called “parenthood”, there are so many preparations to be made.  One by one we cross the “need to do’s” off our list…. Baby Registry completed.  CHECK. Doula interviewed and chosen.  CHECK. Prenatal Childbirth Class booked.  CHECK. Breastfeeding preparations started…..Ummm….HUH???   In…

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Breastfeeding in Public – Easy and Stylish!

I have a little obsession.  Nursing wear.  If hospital scrubs and crocs with socks are the first things to cross your mind then think again! I am talking about clothes designed specifically for the breastfeeding mother.  With discreet flaps and zippers that open up, diagonally, or sideways these shirts, dresses and sweaters (I’ve yet to find…

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Toddler Nursing…Oh so sweet!

I had every intention of beginning to type this blog with two hands.  Computer ready, tea made and a toddler happily busy with her Duplo, I sat down in anticipation of a few moments of quality writing time.  However, an empty, available lap proved far more tempting than a few plastic blocks and before I…

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Breastfeeding: A Love Story?

I was once asked if I had gotten to that sweet spot during a breastfeeding relationship where one “fell in love with breastfeeding”. I looked quizzically at this person as if what she said was the most asinine thing one had ever heard. In love with breastfeeding?!? Who ever is in love with breastfeeding? I…

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