Blog & Podcast

Breastfeeding: Babies first milestone

I am doing a presentation for Gold Lactation 2017 on April 10th, 2017. Here is a little podcast about what I will be talking about, just a little taste. Enjoy!

Let’s place the blame where it belongs

“Let’s place the blame where it belongs”. What does that mean? There is a group out there that is making me pull out my hair. This group is “Fed is Best” which was ...

All Things Breastfeeding Episode 33: What’s In The Numbers?

What’s in the numbers? This week on the podcast we talk about numbers! Birth weights, how accurate they might be, comparing one scales weight to another, and all the variables to take into ...

All Things Breastfeeding Episode 32: Breastfeeding Support Groups

Are breastfeeding support groups right for you? This week on the podcast, Barbara and Barb chat all things breastfeeding support groups. Why are they helpful and who might benefit from a ...

All Things Breastfeeding Episode 31: Barbara’s Second Breastfeeding Story

You never know what is going to happen in your breastfeeding adventure! This week on All Things Breastfeeding, host Barbara Robertson who is the owner of the Breastfeeding Center of Ann Arbor, shares ...

All Things Breastfeeding Episode 30: Finn’s Nursing Strike

There is nothing worse than a nursing strike! This week on the podcast, Intern Barb tells her experience with a recent nursing strike. Just when breastfeeding was so easy, a new challenge presented ...

All Things Breastfeeding Episode 29: Breastfeeding In The News Roundup

All Things Breastfeeding has a news roundup this week on the podcast. We chat about important breastfeeding topics and some hot button issues this week! Join us while we lay it all out. The good and ...

Breastfeeding support: Top 5 secrets

  Breastfeeding can be really hard, especially in the beginning. According to the CDC, over 80% of mothers in the US begin breastfeeding but by 6 months we are down to only 50% of mothers doing ...

All Things Breastfeeding: Melissa’s Breastfeeding Story

This week on the podcast, Melissa shares her breastfeeding story. Melissa talks about her first baby’s slow weight gain and her low milk supply. Lot’s of great tips for supply in this ...

All Things Breastfeeding Episode 28: Birthing and Breastfeeding

This week on the podcast Barbara and Barb discuss birthing and breastfeeding. How does birth affect breastfeeding? Does the birth experience matter? We tackle these questions and more!   Show ...

Baby Friendly? What are they afraid of?

I have been so surprised by the recent backlash against “Baby Friendly” hospitals. What is really shocking is the lack of any sort of fact checking that is going on in these laments. The ...