Breast feeding is a beautiful bonding experience between a mom and her baby. As a first timer or as a pro, having the right gear for nursing can help make the experience stress-free and more enjoyable.
1. Nursing Pillow
This is arguably one of the most useful buys you will make during your pregnancy. It provides support for your back and belly during pregnancy and doubles up as a prop-baby-up pillow for when the lil one arrives. You can get this humble pillow here.
2. Breast Pads
Breast Pads help you stay dry from leaks during pregnancy and breastfeeding. You can choose from disposable ones or washable ones that are leakproof.
3. Nursing Kurtis & Tops
It’s an established fact that breastfeeding your baby till he is one is good for both you and your little one. Fashionable Nursing Tops and Kurtis that don’t shout breast feeding are a good add to your wardrobe, so you can step out in style with your little one.
4. Breastfeeding Sleepwear
Your baby is bound to wake up a couple of times in the nights for a mid-night feed till he is about a year old. Wearing nightwear with easy openings for quick access are very useful.
5. Nursing Bras
Nursing Bras are one of the most important things that you will need when you are nursing. There are bras with many options for openings like drop cup, front open and pull-down to choose from. There are also special leakproof bras that available that prevent breast milk leaks from showing through your clothes.
6. Nursing Cover/Nursing Stoles/Nursing Poncho
Just because you are breastfeeding, does not mean you should not have a social life. Carrying a nursing cover or nursing stoles will help you nurse your baby discreetly any place, any time. These nursing covers are made with light fabric that will ensure your baby does not get too hot underneath. It also doubles up as a fashionable poncho for you.
With these 6 must-haves in your nursing wardrobe, you will be able to breastfeed your baby with ease and comfort.