• missmojo replied to the topic Breastfeeding in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 4 months ago

    christina-ann: DON’T water down your breast milk, this will not give your baby the nutrients he/she needs. instead, i have added a formula mixture (one scoop per 3 oz) to an equal amount of breast milk and she drinks it ok. (it took some getting used to).
    ALSO-was researching and found it funny that some produce more milk on one side than the…[Read more]

  • missmojo replied to the topic in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 4 months ago

    christina-ann: DON’T water down your breast milk, this will not give your baby the nutrients he/she needs. instead, i have added a formula mixture (one scoop per 3 oz) to an equal amount of breast milk and she drinks it ok. (it took some getting used to).
    ALSO-was researching and found it funny that some produce more milk on one side than the…[Read more]

  • missmojo replied to the topic Breastfeeding in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 4 months ago

    my nipples were the same way around week 2 no matter how much lanolin i used. they bled and it would sometimes get in the milk and i would have to discard it. This got better by week 3 so hopefully they’ll toughen up for you! Anyone have advice on that leaking issue?

  • missmojo replied to the topic Breastfeeding in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 4 months ago

    LEAKING ISSUE! I just started back at classes, which run 4.5 hours per night and i have such issues with leaking through my pads, i even bring a back up supply. Also, it is just ONE boob that is leaking profusely. What’s with that? I plan to pump when going back to work, but worry about if an appointment runs late or something and i work for 8…[Read more]

  • missmojo replied to the topic Breastfeeding in the forum Babies Forum 3 years, 4 months ago

    Is it true that breast fed babies sleep shorter periods of time due to it digesting faster? I’m beginning to think formula supplement may not be a bad idea at night time so that i can get a couple more hours of sleep, but don’t want to do this if it really doesn’t work.