I remember seeing a phone number for La Leche League on a pamphlet, but no one ever told me what La Leche League was or how it could help me.
I never would have been able to work and nurse my babies if it weren’t for that IBCLC!
This is how I began. I set a date when I would begin the battle and then set out to get everything ready.
I kept pumping everyday, and each day I kept seeing more filling the bottle.
I would let her try and while she wanted to nurse, she had a heck of a time getting any milk out.
Like many mothers, I knew that breastmilk was best but assumed that formula was just about as good.
I breastfed my first daughter Carla for three months, and it was sheer hell
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