Pumping without Breastfeeding: The Emotional Rollercoaster

a mom breastpumping without breastfeeding

Pumping without breastfeeding can be an emotional rollercoaster. From the decision to pump, to the physical and emotional experiences of expressing milk, there are many challenges to navigate. I remember sharing in one of my articles having pierced my nipple and dropped it after some time to breastfeed. Well, along the way things happened and … Read more

Nipple Piercing and Breastfeeding: What You Need to Know

nipple piercing and breastfeeding tips for new moms

As a body modification enthusiast and a mother, I understand the appeal of nipple piercings and the concerns that come with the thought of breastfeeding with them. It’s important to know the risks and benefits of nipple piercing before deciding to get one, especially if you plan to breastfeed in the future. In this article, … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Nipple Care: Avoiding Pain and Cracks

Cracked and sore nipples are mainly experienced by nursing mothers, especially in the first few weeks of breastfeeding. They appear red, irritated, and scabbed on the nipple or the skin around the nipple. The pain experienced by breastfeeding mothers with cracked and sore nipples causes many to cease exclusive breastfeeding. Also, breastfeeding pain can result … Read more