Amanda Glenn is the founder of the website Exclusive Pumping, which provides information and support for women who have decided to exclusively pump breast milk for their babies rather than nurse or formula feed. Amanda exclusively pumped for her first child, now 5, when he struggled to gain weight from nursing in the weeks following his birth. She has two younger children, ages 3 and 9 months, that she has been able to nurse. In addition to her website, Amanda is the author of Exclusive Pumping and Milk Supply. She lives in Chicago with her husband, 3 kids, 2 cats, and dog.
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It’s time to wean your baby, but how? Weaning from breastfeeding is one thing, but what about our pumping mamas out there? How do you wean when you’re primarily pumping for your baby? How long will it take? How do you know when you’re ready? And what are some of the challenges, both mentally and physically?