Breast is Best: Clothing For Nursing Mothers

breast is best

I have posted in the past about my love of more cool weather nursing shirt options, and have been continuing my search. With the cold weather approaching I needed to find pajamas that would keep me warm but also allow me to easily nurse my daughter during those late night feedings. Through my search I found Breast is Best Nursing wear, and decided … [Read more...]

bravado! Designs Nursing Wear

bravado designs

I nursed my son for a year and that meant that I got to wear lovely nursing bras for a very long time. One thing I learned very quickly is that comfort is key. With your body constantly changing it is important to have a bra that can be worn all day and allow you to easily nurse your baby comfortably. The bras by bravado! Designs are made just for … [Read more...]

Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week with These Favorite Products


August 1-7 is this year's World Breastfeeding Week. Celebrating everything breastfeeding related, I thought I would bring to you a collection of favorite products and reviews that are all about breastfeeding. We've reviewed a heck of a lot of breastfeeding products over the years - some great, some not so great.  So for this week, I went … [Read more...]

You! Lingerie: Pretty Nursing Wear

you! lingerie

Every nursing mom knows the dread you feel every time you go to buy a nursing bra, only to find yet another bland nude colored one. Yes, the nude bra goes with everything, but it certainly does not help to make you feel at all attractive. And who doesn't want to feel attractive sometimes? Why can't there be a nursing bra that mimics "regular" … [Read more...]

#BumpMonth Breastfeeding: One Formula Fed Baby, One Breastfed Baby


This week's topic for #BumpMonth is Breastfeeding. --- I think I have a somewhat unique experience as I formula fed my first and breastfeed my second. I've written about this a few times so here's a little excerpt from a review I published here last year: I formula fed my first son when he was an infant. I walked into the hospital at 41 … [Read more...]

Cover Me Strap: Keeps You Covered (Giveaway!)

cover me strap

As a breastfeeding mom I am sometimes forced to feed my son in places other than my couch. Luckily I am not extremely shy about it, but there still is a need to cover up. I have a nursing cover, but sometimes it's just to big and bulky to carry around in my already full diaper bag. For times like that it's nice to have something small and versatile … [Read more...]

Bravado! Nursing Bra From Bare Necessities: Pretty and Comfortable!

bravado underwire

As a nursing mom I am torn when it comes to nursing bras...I don't want to buy alot because lets face it eventually I will be finished nursing and I won't need them. But then I find that if I don't have enough, I am constantly washing the ones I have. And who has time for that? So I am always happy to get a new nursing bra, and I was excited to try … [Read more...]

Lansinoh Affinity Double Electric Breastpump: A Powerful Breastpump at a Reasonable Price


Need a powerful daily electric breastpump that won't break the bank? That's why we like Lansinoh's Affinity Double Electric Breastpump (price range $135 - $159). It's pretty compact, can run on AA batteries (if you have nowhere to plug it in) and does exactly what you need it to do! It features independent adjustable cycle and suction. It starts … [Read more...]

HOTmilk: Making Nursing Pajamas Sexy

Delighted with her Victory

When it comes to nursing comfort is key in my book. As a matter of fact, since I have pretty much been home bound, I basically wear anything comfortable that makes nursing as easy as possible. That means nothing at all fashionable. Thus far I have stuck to zippered sweat shirts, and nursing tanks. Things like that have been my day time wardrobe, … [Read more...]

Simple Wishes Hands-free Bustier: Get Some Me Time Back, While Pumping

I pump a lot and thanks to Simple Wishes Hands Free Pumping Bustier ($36), I can actually can get a little me time while I pump (providing it's quiet where I'm pumping). I can also spend time with my kids, or even do the dishes.. while I pump (though it's not as fun as the me time). I like that it was really easy to use. You fit the bustier to your … [Read more...]