breastfeeding station

Discussion in 'Breastfeeding' started by dizzyisacow, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. dizzyisacow

    dizzyisacow wife,mother & myself

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    i want to set up a little area with a rocking chair and table next to it, what essentials shall i have next to me for those late night feeds?:coffee:
     
  2. sjminimac

    sjminimac Well-Known Member

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    chocolate. Always chocolate :) x
     
  3. freckleonear

    freckleonear Crunchy mummy

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    Lansinoh cream, breastpads, muslin cloth, jug of water and cups, high-energy snacks (dried fruit, chocolate raisins) and magazines/books/TV remote!
     
  4. sept2010

    sept2010 Mummy and expecting

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    Muslin squares...
    Water..
     
  5. dizzyisacow

    dizzyisacow wife,mother & myself

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    going on an automatic diet when baby comes!
     
  6. Kiddo

    Kiddo Well-Known Member

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    Magazine/book
    Remote control
    Muslins
    Drinks & snacks
    A bell to summon your OH if you've forgotten anything
     
  7. daisii

    daisii Well-Known Member

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    laptop for B&B trawling in the middle of the night! mulsin squares, pillows, blanket and I have a hot water bottle for my feet!!! It gets cold when you get out of bed!!!!!
     
  8. dizzyisacow

    dizzyisacow wife,mother & myself

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    why the muslim squares?

    i like the idea of a laptop but not sure i can use it with one hand! i have a toddler so have to make sure the things i have on the table arent things he will steal!
     
  9. Celesse

    Celesse Well-Known Member

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    Baby vommit and leaks!

    I'd suggest getting a good sized bottle for drinks as easy to use one handed and less chance of spills.
     
  10. Zarababy1

    Zarababy1 4 boys. TTC #5

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    a big jug of water, snacks and definatly lap top for midnight bnb!!! not to forget lansinoh breast pads and muslin cloths!
     
  11. dizzyisacow

    dizzyisacow wife,mother & myself

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    i keep forgetting all babies are different. im in for a shock!
    my first never even spit up and never threw up in his whole 2 years of life except once when he was sick. so i forgot how most babies do spit up and vomit. :dohh:
     
  12. ryder

    ryder Mum to Jasmine & Peyton

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    you dont need much, you really should keep things quiet and dark at night... so probably just a drink and burp blanket.
     
  13. Nicoleoleole

    Nicoleoleole 2 kids + 1!

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    I always needed water!!! Water water and more water!

    that and my laptop! :thumbup:
     
  14. sazza

    sazza Well-Known Member

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    For me, it's my laptop, a bottle of water, the tv remotes, my phone, and some cereal bars!
     

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