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    Re: Worried, need help

    @lidarose, I like that idea! This is an in-home daycare so I don't know if it can be that formal. But I did put my desires on paper with a sheet she gave me to fill out about my LO, and when/how I...
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    Re: Worried, need help

    thats what i thought when she said 6.5 ozs!!! i was shocked! and there was milk left in the bottle! so she probably prepped an 8 oz bottle. just seems wasteful to me. i was thinking starting with...
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    Re: Worried, need help

    I agree. Thank you. I'm just not a very forward person, lol. So I guess in my little fantasy world, everything would work out perfectly and I'd never have to go over all this with them again. Just a...
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    Re: Worried, need help

    I've been doing 4-4.45 oz bags, as thats what I thought she was getting per feeding. DCP said she kept acting hungry so I guess they've upped her bottle size by combining bags.

    I have been sending...
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    Worried, need help

    FTM here. A little background, then onto my questions. :)

    My little girl is almost 12 weeks old and is in the 97th percentile. Hubby is 6'5 and I'm 5'10, tall baby! :)

    She's been EBF since...
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    Re: Pump bustier

    Ok. that's what I was thinking! ;)

    Thanks!
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    Re: Pump bustier

    oh and I ordered the simple wishes bustier. I just watched a video online. Seems easy enough.....I just don't know if I want to wear an actual nursing bra to work......can I use it with a regular bra...
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    Pump bustier

    So I just ordered a pump bustier to help free my hands while pumping at work.

    I'm a FTM so i'm sure this is a stupid question....haha. But I know this is a "safe" place to ask these questions.
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  9. Re: Back to Work on Monday- Confused and Uncertain

    Thanks for all the helpful links!! i feel so much better!!! :) I just her with hubby for a few hours and he had a 2 oz bag of milk ready just in case. She only took 1.5! I think I was worried about...
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    thank you! that explanation helps so much! i took the breastfeeding class at the hospital and they never explained this. just gave us that calculation i mentioned in my post.
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    This is great advice! I feel much better. Thank you everyone. I'll stick to my 3 oz servings, I do have some "top-off" portions that mommal recommended.

    She will be with her grandma for the first...
  12. Back to Work on Monday- Confused and Uncertain

    Good Morning,

    I'm going back to work on Monday and I'm feeling like a wreck...one I'm leaving my baby but two, I'm very anxious about making sure she has enough milk while I'm gone.

    As per...
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    Re: FTM- About to Start Work Again

    Thanks everyone! I appreciate all the helpful advice and links. Like I mentioned, I'm a FTM so this is all VERY new to me. I love this forum, so easy to ask questions and get straight answers from...
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    Re: FTM- About to Start Work Again

    One more question.....how do I know if the horns fit ok? I'm using a 27mm and it's snug but my nipples don't rub on the sides......what's a good tell?
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    FTM- About to Start Work Again

    Good Evening Ladies,

    I'm a FTM and going back to work on July 16th. :( (I'm going to miss my LO so much, makes me tear up thinking about it).

    I've been asking questions on the 0-3 month forum,...
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    Re: Need Advice- 6 Week Old

    Thanks everyone for the advice! She's VERY healthy and gaining weight/length like crazy!

    I would like to get her on more of a schedule just because I'm going back to work in a couple weeks. I...
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    Need Advice- 6 Week Old

    Good Afternoon!

    Lately my 6 week old has been starting a new pattern while eating, and needless to say....it's highly annoying. :)

    She will eat 10-12 minutes on one side, then switch to the...
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    Re: Ftm help!!!

    Thank you all so much!!

    Just a quick update....things are SO much better!! She is doing a great job latching (mostly) and we are getting a routine down. :) God is good and I appreciate everyone's...
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    Re: Ftm help!!!

    I'd love to do that! But when I pump, I barely get 1 oz. She's eating about 2 ounces right now. Ideas?

    Also, falling apart meaning exhausted. I'm used to getting much more sleep than this and my...
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    Re: Ftm help!!!

    Thank you so much!! I just had another breakdown, lots of tears, Just had to let her cry it out. Broke my heart. As weird as that may sound.

    I can tell already that this forum will be a lifesaver...
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    Re: Ftm help!!!

    And then, lately, she'll give me all the cues that she's done, she'll de-latch, fall asleep, etc.....and then like 15-20 minutes later, she's rooting. She never seems satisfied, for a while there, we...
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    Re: Ftm help!!!

    Thanks for the replies ladies. @phi, the reason we supplemented was at first, she was very dehydrated. My milk hadn't come in and she was just screaming. The pediatrician recommended Similac...
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    Ftm help!!!

    Good Morning Ladies,

    I'm a FTM of a beautiful 3 week old little girl. I've been doing my very best trying to breastfeed but I need some support. I'm physically and emotionally exhausted and I seem...
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