Mothering the Mother, Inc

Breastfeeding and Feeding Your Baby


We've got you covered here! This class offers you an understanding of all your options, techniques and the different stages of feeding for you and your baby. There is a heavy emphasis on breastfeeding in this class.  While we do talk about formula feeding the goal of this class is to help make your breastfeeding relationship a success.  


Specific topics included are: 

  • Anatomy of the breasts and how they make milk
  • Benefits of breastfeeding for mom and baby
  • Breastfeeding techniques (latch and positioning)
  • Pumping and storing breastmilk
  • Breast issues and concerns and how to handle them
  • What to do when things aren't going as planned
  • Formula costs and how to prepare formula safely according to the World Health Organizations guidelines
  • Introducing solid foods at an appropriate age


Overall goal: Leave feeling confident in your options and abilities to feed and nourish your baby in a way that best suits your family. ​


Class fee: $40 


Upcoming class dates (this class is 3 1/2 hrs):

  • ​November 21st at 6 pm

      2018:

  • January 20th at 2 pm
  • February 13th at 6 pm
  • March 17th at 2 pm
  • April 24th at 6 pm
  • May 23rd at 6 pm
  • June 16th at 2 pm
  • July 24th at 10 am
  • August 25th at 6 pm
  • September 15th at 6 pm
  • October 18th at 6 pm
  • November 17th at 2 pm
  • December 15th at 2 pm



* When scheduling Saturday morning classes please be aware that class might be interrupted by store customers.

Breastfeeding and Feeding Your Baby

414-446-7107