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  1. #11
    Join Date
    Jan 2008

    Default Re: Finally got it, I think?

    I'd like to know, too. Our technique seemed good, but there was only so far I could get him to take it. Now it's fine, but I think it's 'cause his mouth got bigger. I'd like to know for the next one.
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    Iryssa(24), DH(27)

    DS born Sept. 21 '07, 8.5lbs
    Nursed for the last time Oct. 20 '08

    DD born Jan. 20, '09, 8lbs 14oz


  2. #12
    Join Date
    Jan 2006

    Default Re: Finally got it, I think?

    What position are you using? Are you using any type of pillow? If so, is that pillow kindof tall?

  3. #13
    Join Date
    Feb 2008

    Default Re: Finally got it, I think?

    I use a boppy and we still do the cross craddle position. That's the only position we've ever used.

  4. #14
    Join Date
    Jan 2008

    Default Re: Finally got it, I think?

    we have a boppy but don't usually use it... it made me feel like she was too high and squished... sometimes i'll just use a smally pillow under her head. which i hold with my hand. then i hold my breast with the other. Maybe it's all wrong, but it kinda works

    we did fix the problem of dd turning her head and not fully facing me belly to belly

    Tina - mom of Addison Belle
    5lbs 13oz - 18in

    and my VBAC ~ Olivia Grace
    6lbs 8z - 18.5in

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