LatchPal Breastfeeding Shirt Clip Blog

7 Holiday Survival Tips for Breastfeeding Moms

September 14th, 2018 by LatchPal

Reading time: 2 minutes   Pumpkin Spice Lattes are now available, which means the holidays are on the horizon. With a lot of festivities, joy, stress, and travel in the months to come here are 7 Holiday Survival Tips for Breastfeeding Moms.   ❶ Ditch the shapewear Say goodbye to shape wear this holiday clothing. It can REDUCE your MILK SUPPLY and leave you vulnerable to mastitis, blocked milk ducts and other breast conditions.  … Read More »


A Note to my Children| A Mother’s Legacy

August 30th, 2018 by LatchPal

My whole life changed when you were born in ways ONLY a mother can understand. I am with you always until the end of time.


5 Frequently Asked Breastfeeding Questions

June 11th, 2018 by LatchPal

Reading time: 3 minutes     Your biggest breastfeeding questions answered by a board-certified lactation consultant   As a new mom, you’re juggling a lot, from middle-of-the night feedings to dealing with bizarre body changes to managing your pre-work mornings with a little one in tow — all on three hours of sleep. We know that this time is equal parts exciting and confusing — and you’ve got lots of questions, none of which are small.… Read More »


Breastfeeding Baby Checklist: 11 Useful Nursing Mom Product

June 8th, 2018 by LatchPal

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Best Tips for Dad: 11 Ways to Help with Breastfeeding

June 1st, 2018 by LatchPal

Reading time: 1 minute       Want to help with Breastfeeding but don’t know how? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered….   Here are 11 EASY Ways to Support a Breastfeeding Mother:   Attend a breastfeeding preparedness course prior to baby’s arrival Research lactation consultants in your area, insurance coverage, and who’s in network Help create a comfortable nursing station for mom with nursing pillow, breastfeeding clip, dim lighting, burp cloths. Vocalize your support… Read More »


Secret Confessions of a Tired Mom

June 1st, 2018 by LatchPal

Reading time: 2 minutes       Written by Melissa LaHann, Founder and CEO of Happy Fig, LLC   Melissa is the inventor of LatchPal , the first nursing clip of its kind. LatchPal is a a breastfeeding shirt clip that holds up a mother’s shirt during breastfeeding. It eliminates shirt re-positioning and feeding disruptions, and helps a mom nurse hands-free in comfort to maximize milk flow. LatchPal was designed with moms in mind. The multi-use… Read More »


8 Life Saving Tips to Prevent Kidnapping

May 22nd, 2018 by LatchPal

Reading time: 2 minutes     Kidnapping and what I remember….      It was a warm summer day, about 25 years ago when a friend and I were playing in a shallow creek by our grade school. We’d throw small stones, pretend we were fishing, and watch sticks float through twists and turns. The creek ran under the street, through a cement viaduct, and like a telescope it revealed daylight on the other side.… Read More »


The ABC’s of Breastfeeding

May 2nd, 2018 by LatchPal

reading time: 2 minutes   Thanks to recent studies, we know how beneficial breastfeeding is to both mom and baby. However, many new moms feel overwhelmed by the amount of information there is on the subject and sometimes don’t know where to turn. It’s always best for moms to consult with their doctors, doulas, or lactation consultants for the most up to date information. In the meantime, it’s still good to learn about breastfeeding and… Read More »


5 Great Products for Expectant Parents| New Beginnings

April 20th, 2018 by LatchPal

  reading time: 1 minute   May Day is one of my favorite holidays because It celebrates Spring and new beginnings. It’s a reminder to smile and embrace the miracle of new life happening all around us. Mother Nature makes new beginnings look so beautiful and easy, but the reality is, those seedings have been awaiting their BIG debut for months. Truthfully, it’s not that different from your journey as an expectant parent! If you… Read More »


What Scientific Studies Reveal About Skin to Skin

April 18th, 2018 by LatchPal

reading time: 2 minutes As humans, we crave warmth, comfort, and a sense of belonging; as it turns out, this desire is evident immediately after birth. Recent studies show that skin-to-skin contact (and baby wearing) provide a ton of benefits for you and your baby. Here are 9 Amazing Findings:   IMPROVES INFANT HEALTH  Compared with babies who are swaddled or kept in a crib, skin-to-skin babies stay warmer, calmer, cry less, and have healthier… Read More »