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

Avoiding Nipple Confusion: Finding The Magic Window

Do you remember learning in Biology class about the scientist, Konrad Lorenz, who taught baby ducks to follow him around as if he were their mother. He found that there are critical windows when you can imprint  behavior in ducks....more

Conquering Breastfeeding Challenges