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Quality. Putting it on, and putting it in. Creating Better Quality Breast Milk (and Healthier Humans).

Posted by Krista Maas de Villiers on 23rd Oct 2020

Quality. Putting it on, and putting it in. Creating Better Quality Breast Milk (and Healthier Humans).
Our world is on fire, as we shield ourselves from an invisible threat that has taken so many lives and scarred others. If the fear, isolation and pivots of extraordinary 2020 have taught us anything please let it be to shift our focus from quantity into quality. Let it teach us to understand that everything we do, everything we consume, is connected.For me this starts with a new life, a new promise, a new beginning. A blank slate that we are responsible to nurture and nourish. Breast milk is liq
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Interview with our founder, Emily Ironi

11th Aug 2020

Interview with our founder, Emily Ironi
GORGEOUS, SEXY & SIZE INCLUSIVE; THE PUMPING BRAS YOU'LL ACTUALLY WANT TO WEAR Emily, the founder of The Dairy Fairy and plus-size sister line, Milkful, on the love and care poured into designing and producing gorgeous (and sexy!) pumping bras and intimates for mamas that look nothing like your average maternity bras. She describes the seed behind her brands, her own breastfeeding journey and the feedback from pumping moms that has touched her the most. Read on for more...1) Tell us about T
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How to prepare for breastfeeding (as a first, second, or fourth time mom)

30th May 2020

How to prepare for breastfeeding (as a first, second, or fourth time mom)
Whether you’re embarking on your breastfeeding journey for the first time or for the fourth time, there’s always more you can learn about the process. I’m currently gearing up to begin nursing for the second time and am trying to prepare as much as I can in advance of my new baby’s arrival.  Carly Sachs from The Mamma's List shares some of her experiences and recommendations:I breastfed my first daughter for 19 months and pumped at work until she was a year old. I stopped nursing just
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Support for All Things Baby, from our friends at BumbleBaby

5th Apr 2020

A One Stop Resource for all Things MOM + BABYWhile we consider ourselves experts at all things bras and tools for pumping, we prefer to defer to licensed experts in maternity, baby health, breastfeeding and sleep support.  When we discovered Kate, we realized we hit the lottery of expertise and wanted to share this super skilled, incredibly supportive and entirely empathetic mom of 3 - who just happens to have all the answers!---------------------------Hi! I’m Kate, the founder of bumblebab
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Best Bras for pumping *hands-free* from Scary Mommy (we have FOUR styles!)

31st Mar 2020

As mamas, and pregnant women, we read everything to be prepped and ready for when bb arrives. We do our homework like the best straight A student looking to ace this thing called #momlife. Fast forward nine months and our beautiful baby is here. Then we decide to nurse and suddenly the reality of mom-hood has come to kick our ass!Did you know that you needed a hands-free pumping bra?The answer is yes. Yes you need one. Yes you need it now. Basically, without one of these, you won’t be able to do
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