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  1. Supply dwindling at 10 months, please help

    I posted recently but the problem has worsened, and I need help, please!

    I have been exclusively BFing my DD but something has changed; suddenly I'm not getting a let down and my supply is...
  2. Re: REALLY slow let down at 10 months, what happened?

    Thank you both for the advice. I'll try your suggestions and hope it helps. I feel like I've taken a turn for the worse and am wondering if I'm suddenly drying up, it just seems like I have even...
  3. REALLY slow let down at 10 months, what happened?

    I have quickly looked through other posts and have some feedback, but thought I would ask directly too because I always get the most wonderful help here. I don't know what I would do without LLL...
  4. Re: imbalance and forcefull let down Qs

    THANK YOU for your replies and advice, they are so very very appreciated! I will let you know how it goes :clap
  5. imbalance and forcefull let down Qs

    First let me say how WONDERFUL and INCREDIBLY HELPFUL this site is, it saved me so many times with my son and kept me sane, so thank you thank you thank you to everyone here!

    Now, my questions: DD...
  6. Re: Weening to formula or cow's milk?!

    Thanks all so much for weighing in!

    I have to stop pumping because (1) I just cannot take being a slave to the pump anymore - every three hours (except my long night stretch) to pump has really...
  7. Weening to formula or cow's milk?!

    Hi all,

    First, my celebration and a tremendous THANK YOU to this forum: my DS just turned one, and I have successfully (though at times painfully) EPed for a full year now! Hurray! I met my...
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    Re: Need encouragement

    Thanks, all, for listening and for your advice. I'm going to try a return to BFing, wish me luck! I'll keep you posted.

    I've also made "peace" with myself about some life changes. You are...
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    Re: Need encouragement

    I am a SAHM, with ultra-supportive DH. That's why I've been able to do as much, for as long, as I have.

    I use a Medela Symphony. My supply is good, thankfully, but it's just enough to keep up...
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    Re: Need encouragement

    I would love to try this, but haven't had much of any success. We are rarely "allowed" to feed him in our laps, he balks so quickly at the positioning. Most feeds we have to do in a chair.

    Do...
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    Re: 12 hours without pumping

    Medela Quickclean Wipes are great and I use them all the time, then I give my equipment a good clean when I'm home. You can get them at Target or on amazon.com.
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    Need encouragement

    Hi all,

    I'm having a dark day and need to some support and advice.

    I'm exhausted, and I have to make a change. I can't keep this schedule anymore. My DS was born 8 weeks premature in June, so...
  13. How much should he be eating?

    We are without a pediatrician right now and I need help! How much should my son be eating?! I worry that maybe he's eating too much?

    DS is 7 months old, but is 2 months premature, so he's 5...
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    Re: How to Prevent Freezer Burn?

    thanks all! Much appreciated! :clap
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    How to Prevent Freezer Burn?

    What tricks do you all have to keep the frozen milk fresh without freezer burn? I use the Lansinoh freezer bags, and no matter how many times I do the "scissor thing" to pull air out of the bag,...
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    Re: Feeling down with pumping

    ... And I can't even have chocolate to make it all better!!!...

    I can't offer much other consolation than this: I had to go dairy free for a long time (more than 2 years), and every now and then I...
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    Re: FILLED with Questions!

    Thanks, all, for the advice thus far! I'll keep you posted on our progress! :lol
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    Re: FILLED with Questions!

    Thank you so much for you input and book advice - I'm headed to amazon right now to order it!!!!!

    Keep me updated with your efforts back to BF ~ we'll be cheering for you! :clap
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    FILLED with Questions!

    Hi all!

    I'm new to this site and and just replied to Lillebelle's post about exclusive pumping, but I wanted to do my own post too because I have LOTS of questions and need advice! I live in a...
  20. Re: Exclusively Pumping Mothers out there?

    Hi Lillebelle!

    I'm new to this site and don't know if this thread is still "hot" but I wanted to reply because I'm in the same boat and it's good to support each other! My son is 6 1/2 months and...
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