Join Ingrid & Isabel‘s lactation specialist, Tracey Jedrzejek, (MA, IBCLC) and Shari from Navigating Parenthood for a Q&A covering all the common problems postpartum nursing moms face in the early weeks after birth. LIVE summit giveaway (closed): Ingrid & Isabel bra and MAMA & BABE weekender set. Plus, Tracey’s book Latch Baby-Illustrated Guide to Breastfeeding Success!
Bring your babies or baby dolls (if still expecting) to the Doula Sisters‘ breastfeeding demo. Thamar Innocent and Berenice Kernizan (childbirth educators & full-spectrum doulas) will cover all the different breastfeeding positions you can try to find what works best for your family.
Sometimes expecting and newborn mothers feel a lot of stress and anxiety around breastfeeding. Om Mommas founder, Kristine McGlinchey, will lead a positive breastfeeding and new mama mantra to push those worries aside. You’ve got this! Bonus: Be sure to get your free download to keep the positivity going.
Ingrid & Isabel‘s lactation specialist, Tracey Jedrzejek, (MA, IBCLC) shares when and why to use a pump and the different types that exist. Plus, how to store your milk! LIVE summit giveaway (closed): Tracey’s book Latch Baby-Illustrated Guide to Breastfeeding Success and a Medela Pump In Style with MaxFlow!
Postpartum comes with a roller coaster of hormones, but breastfeeding can also contribute to this. During this session, Pragati Gusmano (ND) of Happy + Well Health will cover how breastfeeding affects hormones and what to do.
There’s a lot of misinformation out there when it comes to safe and “normal” infant sleep. Hey Sleepy Baby‘s Rachael Shepard-Ohta discusses what to expect of a breastfed baby’s sleep and sheds light on the bad advice we’re all given.
The Boob Boss, Rue Khosa (ARNP, FNP-BC, IBCLC), explains why it’s important to know your nipple type — there are many! — and covers her favorite solutions for soothing sore nipples of all kinds. LIVE summit giveaway (closed): Stay after Q&A for a Silverette and Nustle giveaway!
During this session, Loyal Hana founder, Shelley Suh, and and director of brand development, Julia Eisenstein, talk with Rachel Nicks about ways to feel confident as a nursing parent, even in public. And how to find the laws that protect your right to pump or nurse based on your state.
Whether you’ve heard about tongue ties before or not, this is a talk you won’t want to miss! Rebecca Costello (IBCLC MPH) of In the Flow Lactation shares what a tongue/lip tie is, signs that your baby might have one, where to go to have it checked, and what to do after a revision. LIVE summit giveaway (closed): Virtual back-to-work and pumping visit ($125 value).
Whether you’d like to boost your milk supply, maintain it or dry things up, Beth of Wild Child Apothecary has the answers. Before audience Q&A, Beth will share the best herbs for lactation, how to make a tincture, and what herbs you should avoid.
The becoming of a mother is a massive transformation. It doesn’t matter if you’ve been around kids all your life or already have a little at home, each new mothering journey births a new mother. And we want to empower you through this time. Dr. Gertrude Lyons closes our summit with a motivational conversation about the motherhood transition. LIVE Event giveaway (closed): Totum Women Lactation Cookie Mix.
Hi, there! I’m Shari, the semi-crunchy, perpetually tired, socially awkward extended breastfeeding NorCal mom behind Navigating Parenthood. I’m also a lactation educator, postpartum doula, mother roaster, and infant massage instructor. I’ve been the mom who is worried she won’t be able to breastfeed, the mom with mastitis and cracked nipples, the confidant breastfeeder, the not-so-confidant breastfeeder, and the mom on little number 3 struggling to wait for her milk to increase after birth. My hope is that this summit helps you gain more info, tools and resources that you can have in your pocket should you need them so that you’re not filled with panic or anxiety during this important journey.
The 12 Days of Breastfeeding Summit was a free 2-day LIVE event from Dec. 7-8, 2020. The entire 2-day summit was recorded as one long, giant video, then edited to split up the sessions.
When you purchase the replays/recordings of The 12 Days of Breastfeeding Summit you’ll also be asked to create a username and password for your account at courses.navigatingparenthood.com. You’ll be able to log into your account and re-watch the summit sessions at your convenience using this info.
Summit recordings/replays are available for purchase to allow everyone who didn’t get to see the summit a chance learn from all the amazing summit info at a low price. This charge also goes toward the fees paid to run the summit, editing time, and hosting the replays on a course site so that you can go back and re-watch valuable content.
Once you get an email confirming your purchase of the summit replays, you should be able to login to your account and view all sessions at your convenience.
Due to the digital nature of this product, refunds are not given.