when do you express?

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  1. Nel1982

    Nel1982 TTC number 2

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    i can't seem to fit it around caring for my 6 week old and when i find time i only get 1oz.

    any tips please?
     
  2. Ashley8806

    Ashley8806 Well-Known Member

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    In the morning after I feed her I get the most. But I am pumping after almost each feeding. I have heard pumping between 1-4am is good also because your hormones are high at that time.
     
  3. Nel1982

    Nel1982 TTC number 2

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    Thanks... i will try after every feed as i have only been trying after feeding in the morning. What do you do with LO while you are pumping? Mine always cries 10 mins in!
     
  4. DaniMoose

    DaniMoose Well-Known Member

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    ...i usually wait till lo is asleep!
     
  5. Ashley8806

    Ashley8806 Well-Known Member

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    i put her in her swing, she loves it!
     
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    mistyscott Well-Known Member

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    I find I get the most out at night around 10pm ish - and LO is either asleep or with DH While I pump :)
     

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