Managing a Toddler While Breastfeeding a Newborn

Breastfeeding a newborn typically comes with its own set of challenges, such as sore nipples, sleepless nights and a complete lack of schedule. Add a toddler to the mix and life becomes pretty crazy. Is establishing a routine even possible in the beginning? How do you entertain your toddler while breastfeeding your newborn? What works “in theory” and what works in real life?

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  • Overcoming Societal Booby Traps

    We want you to have a positive breastfeeding experience… without feeling “booby trapped” by the cultural, institutional and legal barriers that prevent us from making informed decisions? How can we change the overall perception of breastfeeding within our society?

  • The Best Online Breastfeeding Resources

    There’s a lot of breastfeeding information online. What are the most reliable sites for the best breastfeeding support? What are some great sites where you can network with other breastfeeding moms?