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Breastfeeding Concerns.

I am thinking about breastfeeding, but I was wondering if it would be a hassle when you have 2 toddlers on top of a newborn. Would formula just be easier?
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pump that might make it a little easier and then you could always supplement with formula if you needed or wanted too
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Honey trust me there is nothing easier than whipping out a boob and letting your baby have at it lol I used to feel sorry for moms that had to get up every two hrs and make formula. Now I am one of those moms lol
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No no no exclusively pumping is entirely too time consuming and flat out HARD. I tried for a month and to really feed your baby the right way assuming you don't dry up, you have to pump like 13 times a day. Add that to your hungry new born, plus the two toddlers. I'd lose my mind.
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Invest in a good wrap carrier or ring sling so you can nurse while having one or two hands free - that'll help a ton. Taking extra time to pump or mix formula - not to mention all those extra dishes - is exactly what you want to avoid with so many littles needing attention. Latch and go, that's the quick and easy way to do it.
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The milk is at the perfect temperature and readily available at all times. Get a good rap or cover and it will be so much easier. I'm just curious to see how curious my son gets. My mom's nursed all 8 of us though.
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