All you need to know about traveling while pumping and flying with breast milk. From security, to the gate, up in the air and even on the way back - Park Slope moms share their experiences about flying with breast milk and pumping (plus tips for alternatives to breastmilk). Includes advice from some of our amazing working moms about what they did when they had to travel for business!
Breastfeeding & Pumping
Moms who pump at work are more and more a routine part of today's workplace. Here are some valuable tips for new moms from our network of seasoned pumping pros. Also includes advice on what to wear, scheduling, storage and transportation, and more.
Wondering which pump will be b(r)east for you? Check out real-life reviews from PSP parents who have put pumps to the test!
If you’re not yet a member of Park Slope Parents, join here to find support in all stages of the journey, from expectancy through the college years.
Are you having trouble breastfeeding? You are not alone. Here, PSP members share how they coped with problems breastfeeding.
Is breast always best? Mothers share their experiences about stopping breastfeeding/ pumping, coping with the stigma of switching to formula, and overcoming guilt.
PSP members share advice about frozen breast milk, from shipping it to packing and traveling with it.
PSP moms talk about how they solved problems with breast pumping and share things to try when what you are doing isn't working!
Dear Parents-to-be, YOUR BREAST PUMP MAY BE COVERED BY INSURANCE!
So your freezer is starting to get full and you are wondering what to do with all that breast milk. Is donation an option? Here are some tips from local parents.
Wisdom compiled from PSP members for those looking to kick off the weaning process.
Also check out our pages on Night Weaning and Baby Led Weaning.
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Advice on Keeping a sleepy baby awake for breastfeeding.
A couple asks PSP members about their baby with short frenulum/breastfeeding difficulty—and here is the advice they received.
Suggestions for maintaining and improving your milk supply.
Problems pumping? You are not alone! Here are PSP member tips for keeping your milk supply up and baby and mommy happy and healthy.
Some advice from the members of Park Slope Parents on getting a baby to accept a bottle.
Everything you could ever want to know about night weaning.