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    Re: Which Medela Breastpump?

    I've only used a Freestyle, and pumped with it for both of my EBF two children when I returned to work and until they were a year old, and now am starting my freezer stash for #3 and the return to...
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    Re: Protein powder and Breastfeeding

    Hi mama, it's a good thing to let go of ice cream while trying to lose weight. I also gained weight postpartum but it was entirely due to eating unhealthy quick calorie foods. I was just tired...
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    Re: Two bottles a day at daycare?

    This was such a super helpful thread. I am starting my freezer stash for work these days, and got Milkies (NAYY) breastmilk freezer trays to freeze one ounce portions and reduce milk wastage, since...
  4. Re: Has anyone used Milkies pads that collect milk?

    Hi Hiyashi, I just have a Medela shell. I don't leak between feedings at home but I can leak on one side during a feeding, so when she feeds I put in a shell o the other side.

    Several times I...
  5. Re: uncooperative work environment for pumping

    Dandelions, that is such a nice point, and I hope things are going well for the OP :)
  6. Re: Going back to work - HR telling me to pump in the bathro

    What about sitting in a corner in the conference room and arranging some chairs in the corner with a massive coat or two hung over them to create a de facto but less obvious curtain? Only prob is...
  7. Re: Has anyone used Milkies pads that collect milk?

    Oh thank you Hayashi and Dormir41!!!!!

    Based on the reviews you posted, I found out that Medela has a similar product, milk collection shells, which are both locally available here in Belgium...
  8. Has anyone used Milkies pads that collect milk?

    Hi LLLadies, I just came across this while searching for a solution to my daily milk spot problem: nursing pads that collect milk, under the brand name Milkies. I have never heard of these. Has...
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    Re: Ideas for adding in pump time at home?

    Psst--car commuters finally have an advantage. I can't pump en route to work as I'm a bike commuter :lol
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    Re: Ideas for adding in pump time at home?

    Dormir, great that you got pumping time in the car! If you can fit that in a lot that will be two long pump sessions/day.

    Question on the feeding: is LO using small newborn teats on the bottles? ...
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    Re: Frozen Breat Milk hard to mix fat

    Good to know, thanks!!!
  12. Re: Moving - How to Transport Freezer Stash

    You know, just evaluating how much you need can help you decide how much you need stashed. With my first two children I worked FT and never had more than one small bottle in the freezer at the...
  13. Re: uncooperative work environment for pumping

    Awesome, MaddieB!
    Why not use a carrot approach and bring in the brochures in PDF form here? http://kellymom.com/bf/pumpingmoms/pumping/bf-links-pumping/#workplace Also you could try sending...
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    Re: Still leaking

    Hi MaddieB and Midnightsangel, yes indeed I have done the ol' crossed arms trick to halt a letdown in public, but when helping people out it could be tricky as it's a gesture of being closed to the...
  15. Re: 11 month old refusing to nurse at all... heartbroken...

    Why not have a look at the Kellymom resources for dealing with nursing strikes and relactation? :)
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    Re: Still leaking

    Thanks for posting this, and to MaddieB for replying, because "me too" - DD2 is 3 mos old now and I still have milk spots :rolleyes:

    Midnightsangel, you might find some relief if you try...
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    Re: Two bottles a day at daycare?

    Jumping in to say thanks to Mommal, Maddie B & others for the awesome guidance! Mommal, I'm going to send the mix of bottles you suggest when I go back to work in July.
  18. Re: Really struggling..advice anyone? :-(

    Hi mama, I have had two under two EBF and now have three under 5. In fact my evenings are very similar to what you describe :) First, everything's gonna be alright :) Second, do you have a slow...
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    Re: Told to switch to Nutramigen

    What a beautiful reply, Mommal! I would have hated that ad too. OP, yes, sometimes babies are fussy and there is nothing you can do about it. This might help about fussing at the breast:...
  20. Re: Advice on heating bottles when I am on night shift?

    Hey, what made it work for me is to do something fast and effective that could be done at home: kettlebells. I have my set in the garage that adjoins our laundry room. Often I just do bells and...
  21. Re: Advice on heating bottles when I am on night shift?

    Hi everyone! Just an update that my DH channelled his inner love of gizmos and 'better living through technology' to buy a bottle warmer secondhand--I insisted it be Medela since I trust their...
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    Re: going back to work and logistics

    :hug Right you are to take one day at a time, and :cheer for setting aside time for yourself!

    Your poor husband--seems his paternal instincts are alive and well, which is great!--but you are not...
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    Re: Where am I going wrong?

    Good luck, mama! You got some good advice here :) It may help to put things into perspective with the CDC and WHO growth charts. The US CDC recommends using the WHO growth charts for breastfed...
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    Re: going back to work and logistics

    Hi Dormir41! Your DH has some of the story right, that formula has higher calories than breastmilk if one speaks of the watery foremilk, for example. Formula has the exact same number of calories...
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    Re: Do I have an oversupply?

    This article might also be handy: http://kellymom.com/bf/got-milk/supply-worries/fast-letdown/ I still have over-active letdown at week 9.5 now, but do nothing particularly special, other than...
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