We've been waiting for this day! Not only is it the beginning of World Breastfeeding Week 2014, but it is also the official launch day for the new book, Breastfeeding Twins, Triplets and More! This book is the culmination of many tears of experience and an attempt to help other mothers planning to breastfeed twins, triplets or more. And because we don't do "excited" in a boring way, we've teamed up with the au also hosting a fanta-bulous giveaway with prizes worth over $450! You'll be the most prepared mama on the block! :)
Oh, and from August 1-7, 2014 you can get the book for 70% off! Buy it in my store (PDF) for $2.99 (regularly $9.99!) or on Amazon (for Kindle) for the same price. Use coupon code "WBWBreastfeedMultiples."
- Is it possible to breastfeed twins, triplets, quads (or more)?
- Will I make enough milk for all of them?
- What if they’re born early – will they be able to learn to breastfeed?
- Can I feed them at the same time?
- Will I always have someone “on the breast?”
What's in the book?
The ChallengesWhile in theory breastfeeding one baby is similar to breastfeeding multiples, there are many facets that may come into play unique to a mother of multiples. In this book, you'll find a step-by-step guide for nearly any situation a new mother of multiples may face.
Easy to ReadLet's face it: postpartum mothers have little time to read! This book is designed to give you the information you need to get off to a great start with breastfeeding - who needs to read now about how to deal with jealous triplets fighting for a boob? Time enough to figure that out later! You can read this ebook and be on your way in no time to having the experience you want!
Breastfeeding is Not All or NothingMost mothers of multiples feel overwhelmed by the sheer amount of need these new little ones come with. Add into the mix the stress of prematurity, exhaustion x 2 (or 3 or more!) and not having the right support and information one needs - it's no wonder many mothers of newborn multiples don't make it past the first few days or weeks. But what if each of these mothers knew that breastfeeding twins, triplets or more wasn't "all or nothing?" What if they heard from other mothers who found a happy medium that worked for their family, resting in the knowledge that even against all odds, some breast milk is better than none? In this ebook you'll hear from mothers across the spectrum - mothers who exclusively breastfed their multiples and mothers who exclusively pumped for them. They share with you because they want you to succeed! Breastfeeding twins, triplets or more happens when a mother plans and has knowledge - and then is able to adjust to accommodate the needs her babies have. We believe that any and every life-giving drop of breast milk is a celebration and a victory! __________________________________________________________________________________________
Let's Celebrate with a Giveaway!DayDreamer Sleeper Nurse one baby (or two!) while the other plays happily in this sleeper (stay tuned for a review of this fantastic product!): $129.99 value
Amazon Gift Card Babies aren't cheap! (And multiples are never "two for the price of one!") But with this gift card you'll be able to do that last minute shopping (or buy more diapers!): $100 value
My Brest Friend Breastfeed your new little ones with comfort - choose a twin breastfeeding pillow and see why it's the best: $78 value
Fit2B Studio Learn how to heal those tummy muscles with access to an exclusive personal retreat with world-renowned fitness experts - all from the comfort of your own home! Oh, and you'll be able to gift access to your BFF, too: $69.90 value
Jennifer Saleem Books This author has created these beautiful paperback inspirational books about breastfeeding - Milkies in the Morning and I will Breastfeed Anywhere: $26.90 value
Undercover Mama Choose an undercover nursing shirt in any size and color and nurse those babies without fear of what others may be seeing: $24.99 value
Lilla Rose A gift certificate to choose from Flexi Hair Clips, Hair Sticks, Headbands, Bobby Pins, etc. and keep your hair out of reach of little hands! (If you're already an LR customer, you may choose from the XS Flexi Hair Clips!): $16 value
Vision Herbs & Gifts Keep all those little bottoms soft with one hand-crafted Baby Bottom Cream (4 oz.), and one Alcohol-Free Hand Sanitizer (4 oz.): $14 value
Pregnant and looking for support & encouragement?Join my community! Ask your questions, get answers and feel supported by other mamas on this same journey! This giveaway runs from August 1st to August 7th and is open to anyone in the USA. Enter below and don’t forget to share this great giveaway with your friends - whether they have multiples or not!!
Giveaway is over. Winner: Denise Elliott