Early feeding challenges led this mom to feel inadequate, but when she adopted a “fed is best” mentality both she and her baby started to thrive. This balanced perspective enabled her to pump on the road for four months for her second child, exceeding her own expectations.
Real stories about real women returning to work and pumping. The challenges, triumphs, and everything in between. Tips and tricks. Always real talk.
Posted on June 18 2021
This mom of two had two very different birth and feeding experiences, from round-the-clock pumping for a preemie in the NICU, to a full-term baby who could instantly latch and feed. Heather Harinstein shares her incredible journey of strength and perseverance to emerge from a traumatic birth experience and get the mental health support she needed to enter her second birth with very clear priorities and an approach that enabled her to thrive postpartum.
Posted on May 18 2021
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Lactation experts recommend a woman pump every 2-3 hours when she’s away from her baby at work. What do you do if you’re on a teacher’s regimented schedule and that’s just not possible? This mom shares how she navigated schedule limitations to pump for all four of her children.
Posted on September 15 2020
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We’ve been getting many questions recently with folks wondering what’s going on at Fulcrum, when are we launching, and when can people make a purchase?
Posted on May 19 2020
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We're featuring inspirational portraits of working moms who have navigated the challenge of breastfeeding through their return to work and pumping milk at the office. Real women, real experiences, and real photos.