Jessica Speer

I am a first time momma to Landon and I am loving every sweet moment that passes by with him. I work full-time as a Registered Nurse, so I know how important and beneficial breastfeeding is for your baby. On my free time, I am a writer, avid photo taker and cook. As a contributor for Breastfeeding World, my goal is to encourage and inspire other new moms as they start on their own personal journeys through motherhood and breastfeeding. We are all in this together!

Is there such a thing as the “perfect latch?”

breastfeeding Landon

I remember before Landon was born, spending hours upon hours on Pinterest trying to research different articles on how this whole ‘mommy-thing’ works. I have heard a lot of stories from mothers who stopped breastfeeding early on because, “my baby just couldn’t latch.” I would ask myself, is it that the baby couldn’t latch or […]

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The Only Nursing Bra (and Jammies) that You’ll Ever Need- Kindred Bravely Review

Today I want to share with you an awesome company, Kindred Bravely. Kindred Bravely is a company devoted to creating maternity and postpartum clothes that are effortlessly chic and beautiful, while still being comfy and practical. Founded by Deeanne Akerson, who was sick of all of the impractical and often times, ugly, maternity wear (especially for […]

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Nursing from a Nurse’s Perspective

I often get asked this question, “How did you know that breastfeeding was right for you?” To be completely honest, I haven’t given much thought to NOT breastfeed. I mean, it is SO good for your baby and there are many health benefits. So, why wouldn’t I? Being a full-time Registered Nurse, I know how beneficial breastfeeding […]

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