feeding

How You’re Feeding Baby Has Longterm Effects — Here’s What to Do

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In an effort to get to the bottom of just how important infant nutrition is, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) conducted a study over six years long. After following the health and nutrition of babies starting in the third trimester until age one, researchers circled back after... read more

WIN IT: Born Free 3-Piece Feeding Giveaway!

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It's Friday, the sun is shining, the weekend promises to be nice and as an added bonus (and to close out our awesome Five Days of Freebies giveaway series!) we're giving away this amazing three-piece feeding set from Born Free: the plush Bliss Nursing Pillow (valued at $59.99), the read more

Bumpie Tip of the Week: All about Breastfeeding!

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New to breastfeeding? There are so many rumors, tips and tricks about breastfeeding these days - so we went to our breastfeeding Bumpies on the Breastfeeding board! "Take time for yourself. If you have hit the wall, it is okay to hand the baby off and take a shower or eat or refill your... read more

7 Tips All New Moms Need Before They Start Breastfeeding

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The decision to breastfeed is a personal one. For some women, it's a no-brainer, but for others, it's not a consideration. I decided from the the beginning that I would breastfeed my baby, but I'm going to share a secret with you: I was a bit weirded out by the idea. It was a quick... read more

Chat with Rosie Pope on Twitter

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Hi Bumpies, Mark your calendars! Next Tuesday, 9/4 at noon EST, we’ll be hosting a Twitter chat with Rosie Pope (@RosiePope) and Philips AVENT to talk all about feeding. You know Rosie as the star of Bravo TV’s “Pregnant in Heels,” maternity clothing designer, educator, author and a mother of three (all under... read more