Happy Mothers Breastfed Babies
Results 1 to 7 of 7

Thread: Oatmeal cookies??? Really??

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Aug 2011

    Default Oatmeal cookies??? Really??

    I don't like oatmeal. However, I love oatmeal cookies. Can I eat oatmeal cookies to boost my milk supply?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2009

    Default Re: Oatmeal cookies??? Really??

    yes, it's the oats not the fact that it's hot oatmeal (although some people think the hot oatmeal helps because it's calming). Brown rice, green leafy vegetables also help.
    Nursed my sweet daughter 3 years, 3 mos.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Dec 2008

    Default Re: Oatmeal cookies??? Really??

    I know I have been eating cookies like crazy...my kids are happy too
    I am Kate
    Wife to Jason
    Mom to Aubrey 4/06 queen
    Mom to Nathan 5/08 Relactated for him and he got EBM for a year
    Mom to Jack 8/11

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Dec 2010

    Default Re: Oatmeal cookies??? Really??

    Add some brewers yeast and flaxseed for a little more supply umph And chocolate chips don't hurt

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Mar 2006

    Default Re: Oatmeal cookies??? Really??

    You can buy some Milkmakers cookies, or make them yourself. Some coconut helps with letdown and increases richness.
    Mama to my all-natural boys: Ian, 9-4-04, 11.5 lbs; Colton, 11-7-06, 9 lbs, in the water; Logan, 12-8-08, 9 lbs; Gavin, 1-18-11, 9 lbs; and an angel 1-15-06
    18+ months and for Gavin, born with an incomplete cleft lip and incomplete posterior cleft palate
    Sealed for time and eternity, 7-7-93
    Always babywearing, cosleeping and cloth diapering. Living with oppositional defiant disorder and ADHD. Ask me about cloth diapering and sewing your own diapers!

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Feb 2010

    Default Re: Oatmeal cookies??? Really??

    You all are making me drool! I love oatmeal cookies and coconut.

    First time, SAH mom to my precious daughter born October 2009
    Nursing 27 months and counting... I still love nursing so much and am SAD thinking the end can come anytime now...

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Sep 2011

    Default Re: Oatmeal cookies??? Really??

    Oh, this thread is awesome. I LOVE oatmeal cookies. The next time I make a batch I can justify it as a medical need, haha!
    First-time mom to Markus, August 17, 2011.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts