You’re probably checking out this page after reading Flourish! A Breastfeeding Guide. This free ebook is written especially for grandmas. It asks the question whether breast is really best, and considers 7 top challenges to breastfeeding and how to address them.
I’m not one for buying a lot of STUFF. All the products listed have been purchased and found useful, I would not recommend them otherwise.
Products for managing pain
Pain is the main reason why mothers stop breastfeeding. For treating sore nipples and engorgement -click for Lansinoh Gel nipple pads, click for Ameda Gel nipple pads
Products for babies’ better sleep
For babies to settle, self sooth and go back to sleep – click for Love to dream cotton swaddle a light-weight swaddle particularly suitable for warm weather. Heavier-weight versions are also available. After trying out 3 different types of swaddles which didn’t work, my grandson loved this!
Sleep devices play a variety of white noise send babies to sleep without fuss, and also soothes them when they wake at night – click for Sleep sheep. Not too expensive, and well worth it if you ask me.
Tamaro So that’s what they are there for! Really easy-to-read and practical.
West and Marasco’s Guide to Making More Milk More technical, targeted to boosting lactation.
Druckerman Bringing up Bebe Fun, emphasises cross-cultural expectations.
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Sweet dreams grandbaby, Poh-Ling