I would have another meeting in 30 minutes.
But here I was, locking up myself in a store room, trying to express milk for my baby.
The day has been rough.
And it badly affected me.
I closed my eyes...
Trying to visualize my baby's face and her voice for the past 5 minutes.
But I simply couldn't let down.
Pumping is challenging, don't you agree?
There were times that you cannot take it anymore, or simply want to quit.
How I wish pumping can be as easy as saying one, two, three, and voila... the bottle is magically filled with milk.
But you know what, you can make pumping as streamlined as possible.
As quick as possible, because ... well, you know.., we are not in the position to get the longest pumping break we could ever have, right.
Every minute counts...
Now, after 2 years of pumping for my kids, I learnt that you simply need to have some essential items to make pumping easier for you.
Ahh... I wish I would have known these when I was struggling to pump for my first baby.
I would have gotten much more milk in each pumping session, saved at least 30 minutes a day at work, and make pumping feels like a breeze...
So, what are the essential items for pumping at work? Scroll down below to see my top 10 list.
PS: I try to be general here because I know moms' preference differ, but I include some of my favorite items that I personally use throughout my pumping journey.
They helped me keeping up with all my pumping routines and achieve my pumping goals!Continue Reading