The first thing that I want you to know is that working full-time and exclusively breastfeeding your child is absolutely possible.
As soon as I found out that I was pregnant, I knew that I wanted to breastfeed. Which would inevitably include pumping when I went back to teaching.
I’m happy to say that I was able to nurse both of my children for more than a year.
Was it easy? No.
Was it worth it? A thousand times YES.
Before taking the plunge and returning to work, there are some things that you need to know.
This is a guest post written for the blog Swaddles’n’Bottles. To read all of my tips on returning to work as a breastfeeding mom, click here.