Top 10 Twin Breastfeeding Tips

From a Twin Mom and Lactation Consultant! The thought of breastfeeding twins can be overwhelming. It is not the same as breastfeeding a singleton and there are definitely more hurdles you have to jump. But, I’ve made it to the other side and now I know it’s MORE THAN POSSIBLE. When I was pregnant, IContinue reading “Top 10 Twin Breastfeeding Tips”

Bottle Feeding Twins Solo

Having twins can lead to all sorts of logistical twists and turns. Feeding twins should be an Olympic sport. Pumping for twins is just in a league of its own LOL. But I will tell you, it’s absolutely doable if you set yourself up with the right mindset and you’re prepared. Know that it isContinue reading “Bottle Feeding Twins Solo”

The Best Twin Breastfeeding Pillow

Twin breastfeeding pillows for tandem nursing, which is best? My Brest Friend Twin Pillow vs. Twin Z Pillow

Clogged duct vs. Mastitis:

CLOGGED DUCT: ⠀⠀This is very common while breastfeeding and it is important to know the difference between clogged ducts and mastitis.⠀⠀⠀⠀Breasts have a pipe-like system of milk ducts. If a duct gets blocked, milk can have trouble going through and a clog can form. This can cause a lump in your breast and it canContinue reading “Clogged duct vs. Mastitis:”

Skin to Skin:

I bet most of you have heard that skin-to-skin is beneficial, but I find it incredibly fascinating to know why. There has been tons of research done on this (and you know I love my research) so I want to share. The history is so cool. 2 physicians in Colombia in the 1970’s didn’t haveContinue reading “Skin to Skin:”

Pregnant with Twins vs. Twin Toddlers

I don’t know what was going through my mind there in that twin maternity pic on the left… It looks blissful though 😂. I probably wasn’t expecting to be holding one of my twins with a broken arm while the other one was dripping snot all over the back of my neck but… ‘tis lifeContinue reading “Pregnant with Twins vs. Twin Toddlers”

Pumping Hacks

All of these hacks are free or nearly free! And they can be lifesavers. Pumping can be stressful, on top of taking care of a baby, so let’s make our lives a little easier. I’ve found all of these to be really helpful.  I still have all of my pink basins from the hospital whenContinue reading “Pumping Hacks”