05 Jan '16, 6am

I've Turned into an Exclusive Pumping Mum! *Wail*

I've Turned into an Exclusive Pumping Mum! *Wail*

You know, before Myla was born, I had decided to be a breastfeeding mum... one is because of the benefits in terms of anti-bodies, two because it's practically free, but the main reason for me was - Not having to wash and sterilize bottles the whole day. Yes, I'm lazy like that, and also very practical. So in my mind - first option breastfeed directly. Second option... Formula milk and oh well, have to wash and sterilize bottles all day. Never in my mind did I think I would be a pumping mum. Doesn't make sense! Pump every few hours, and then put in bottle and feed baby. And then have to not only wash bottles, but the damn pump parts too?! So to feed breast milk, from the source just seemed like the best option. I never bought a pump, because I never planned to pump. I was conscious that I would have to work at regulating milk supply so it would match baby's intake, I don't...

Full article: http://www.hollyjean.sg/2016/01/ive-turned-into-exclusive...

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