Nursing Multiples: Parents Share Their Experiences

Did you nurse twins or higher order multiples? What kinds of challenges did you encounter? Whether you’ve experienced nursing multiples or plan to do so in the future, we hope the experiences shared by parents on the La… Read More

Don’t Quit On A Bad Day

Danielle Pope, Albuquerque, New Mexico Editor’s Note:  The author has shared this inspiring article for publication in the New Beginnings blog. It was originally published on the author’s personal website. I received so much advice as a new… Read More

Nursing During Pregnancy, Tandem Nursing, and Weaning

Regan S., Northwest Iowa I guess my experiences with tandem nursing really began when I was pregnant with my son. My daughter was two years old and was still nursing often. I didn’t know anyone who had tandem… Read More

Looking Back: Nursing Two

Barbara Pfeifle, Lexington, Kentucky Originally published in the January-February 1973 issue of La Leche League News. Editor’s Note: The first issue of La Leche League News, the bimonthly publication for members, was published in 1958. The name changed to New Beginnings in… Read More

Tandem Nursing: Balance and Boundaries

Balance. In parenting, we often hear about the struggle to find balance, whether it’s balancing the needs of our children, our time spent with work or household chores and our family members, or taking time to care for… Read More

My Nursing Journey

Lyndie Monarch, Los Angeles, California I assumed breastfeeding would be an easy and natural thing. I was so surprised when, after I had my daughter, it wasn’t easy for me. I was in so much pain.  She was… Read More

Annwyl’s Story: Breastfeeding Triplets

Annwyl, Wales, UK I breastfed my triplets exclusively! I breastfed my first child so I knew I wanted to breastfeed again. People were skeptical about me breastfeeding triplets, and this drove my determination. My boys were born at… Read More

Tandem Nursing While Pregnant

Jade Originally published on April 27, 2017, at I’ve written about breastfeeding a lot since I had Luna a little over three years ago, and I will continue to write about my experience long after our journey… Read More