Reply Hey Mom! Learn more about the Gerber Life Insurance Grow-Up Plan!
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-14-2011, 12:58 PM   #1
mamabermudez's Avatar
mamabermudez
Registered Users
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 27
My Mood:
Advice about going to work..

Hi! I am currently BFing my DD, and she is currently 9 months old. I have been working only at night, and pumping while at work to provide breastmilk to my daughter while I am away.. I am usually only gone for 5 hours or so..

She has started on solids, but isn't eating too much as she would much rather nurse.. and I am SO ok with that! :-)

HOWEVER, I might have to go back to work full time and with the demand of my new job I am not sure I am going to be able to pump as often as I would like in order to keep up with her BFing demands.. How would you suggest I go about supplementing? Do I use formula or not? If so, how much? I would like to be able to nurse her as often as possible while I am around her, but I am afraid my supply will lessen..

Any advice?

Advertisement

mamabermudez is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2011, 04:48 PM   #2
sarahintexas
Registered Users
seller
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 138
Re: Advice about going to work..

Do you think she would adjust her feeding schedule to eat more when you are home?
sarahintexas is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Copyright 2005 - 2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.