It's National Breastfeeding Month: Have You Ever Pumped in the Car?

You knew that once you had a child nothing would ever be the same. But when you were planning for your new baby, did you ever imagine strapping on a breast pump in a car or trying to sneak bottles of pumped milk through airport security?In honor of National Breastfeeding Month, AskPatty recently interviewed Y.N. Farkus to discuss her humorous book “Baby Oh Baby The Places I’ve Pumped.”...more

Breast Pump for 2-3 Minutes Longer

 Many of us lack the time that we need to breast pump for very long, and we wait impatiently while watching the minutes on a clock to decide whether to finish pumping at this time.   Well, if you want to maintain a good breast milk supply, the last thing that you should be doing is watching a clock to see how many minutes you have been pumping. To maintain a good breast milk supply and have plenty stocked up in your freezer for later use, you need to:...more