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How We’re Handling Coronavirus Concerns

By Nurturing Expressions | March 11, 2020 | Comments Off on How We’re Handling Coronavirus Concerns
Update on Coronavirus and COVID 19 - Keep giving your baby your milk|Coronavirus and COVID 19 information: wash your hands and stay away if you are sick

Coronavirus and COVID 19 information: wash your hands and stay away if you are sick, or from others who are sickWe know many people are concerned about the novel Coronavirus and COVID-19, particularly here in the Greater Puget Sound area. Here at Nurturing Expressions, we are committed to our clients’

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Step-by-Step Guide to Doing a Weighted Feed

By Nurturing Expressions | March 7, 2020 | Comments Off on Step-by-Step Guide to Doing a Weighted Feed
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Why and How to do a Weighted Feed

If your little one is having a hard time gaining weight and/or you need/want to keep track of both your baby’s weight gain and how much breastmilk baby is transferring,

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Happy IBCLC Day!

By Nurturing Expressions | March 4, 2020 | Comments Off on Happy IBCLC Day!
Nurturing Expressions founder

Happy International IBCLC Day from Nurturing Expressions!

Thank you to all the wonderful International Board Certified Lactation Consultants for all your work!

At Nurturing Expressions, we’re not only proud to have our IBCLC founder,

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New Tacoma Boutique Now Open!

By Nurturing Expressions | March 1, 2020 | Comments Off on New Tacoma Boutique Now Open!
Photo of Fern + Foster founders Danielle (far left) and Emily (far right)

The Nurturing Essentials Tacoma Boutique Is Now Open!

We are thrilled to announce the grand opening of our new Nurturing Expressions Boutique in Tacoma. We’re delighted to be partnering with our friends at Fern + Foster Family Wellness to serve the families in the Tacoma area.

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How Nurturing Expressions nurtured me

By Nurturing Expressions | December 3, 2018 | Comments Off on How Nurturing Expressions nurtured me
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How I went from melting my tubing in the microwave, to exclusively pumping for over a year.

I guess you could say my breastfeeding journey started the day I picked out my pump.

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Radiant

By Nurturing Expressions | December 3, 2018 | Comments Off on Radiant
Nurturing Expressions founder

Breastfeeding – pure magic. How amazing is that us women grow a baby for 40 weeks (give or take) and then nourish it from just our bodies!? Though I know breastfeeding does not come easy for everyone,

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A personal story of a breastfeeding journey

By Nurturing Expressions | December 3, 2018 | Comments Off on A personal story of a breastfeeding journey
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I always imagined birth would be wild and unpredictable, but breastfeeding was something I took for granted. As a seed-to-table chef, I was excited to start my baby on her journey of enjoying whole foods with nature’s first,

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