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Wonderful washable breast pads
Review of Avent Washable Breast Pads by Listerbelle

Advantages: Cost effective
Disadvantages: Stains can be difficult to remove

NB: This is an updated review of one I published on Dooyoo 18 months ago Please ignore the Ciao-enforced irrelevant criteria. Background Regular readers of my reviews will be aware that our daughter is now four years old, and we are waiting for he ... Read review

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Brill review. by Dentolux
Well reviewed. by IzzyS

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21.10.2014 00:09
Better Than Disposable Pads At Least
Review of Avent Washable Breast Pads by littleowlski

Advantages: They can be washed. Works out cheaper than using disposables.
Disadvantages: They don't really work that well...

Why Did I Buy These Breast Pads? When I was pregnant with my first child, I did a heck of a lot of research into all aspects of baby care, in particular breastfeeding. I'd read quite early on into my pregnancy that breastfeeding might not be as str ... Read review

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These sound useless. I used disposable ones x by angelboouk123
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27.08.2014 18:51
Purebaby Nursing Pads - A Real Home Bargain!
Review of Purebaby Nursing Pads by ctsurveys1

Advantages: Absorbent but discrete.
Disadvantages: Individual wrapping is hard to remove.

So ... I'm in the car. Its taken us ages to actually get into the car. And now 6-week-old Freddie has decided he really doesn't want to be in the car! Aaargh!! And what does that cry do to poor unprepared mummy? That's right, it makes her maternal instin ... Read review

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Helpful :o) by euphie
Good review x by spobz86
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26.08.2014 07:49
Marymoose and the infernal breastpump!
Review of Tommee Tippee Closer to Nature Manual Breast Pump by marymoose99

Advantages: Very cheap, fed my baby as a result for weeks!
Disadvantages: Squeaks occasionally, not really suitable for long term frequent use!

Intro - a Marymoose special! I know that they say nothing can prepare you for the reality of motherhood, but really nothing can! Possibly because I had such an easy pregnancy (I didnít even throw up or feel sick until I was in labour and then it ... Read review

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Thanks for sharing - well done for sticking with it even though it sounded a nightmare at times! by Mildew82
Gosh this takes me back to difficult times - well worth it in the end though by gizmogizmo

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31.07.2014 13:56
(31.07.2014 15:04)
Lansinoh helps in minutes-relief for cracked nipples-
Review of Lansinoh Nipple Cream by anewka

Advantages: efficiency,fast relief,
Disadvantages: greasy,high price

Whem i started breasfeeding i was pretty sure cracked, sore nipples are normal and only paracetamol can help me a bit.i really lost hope and wanted transfer my doughter for formula milk.i tried lots of cheap creams but i only wasted time and money.and a ... Read review

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definitely needs a proof read by angelboouk123
I am really sorry for mistakes, english is not my first language,i am trying the best ,i will use more often dictionary to avoid them.thank you by anewka

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28.04.2014 07:39
(28.04.2014 07:40)
medela swing is the best product for brestfeeding mums
Review of Medela Swing Breast Pump by anewka

Advantages: quiet(other pumps are much noisier),handy (to keep in bag and use everywhere),easy to assembly
Disadvantages: price(is high but definitely worth it)

Medela was my rescue in first 7days of brestfeeding (when my brest were full of milk and my baby was to youngl to manage and my nipples were flat )it and still helps me to feel happy mum. In my first weeks i could pump my milk discreet in very short time ... Read review

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27.04.2014 18:59
(29.04.2014 07:20)
Not-so-silly! Silicone washable breast pads.
Review of LilyPadz Non Absorbent Breast Pads by Listerbelle

Advantages: easy to use and clean, thin, no chaffing
Disadvantages: expensive, not durable, unexpected large leaks

LilyPadz This product review is based on my six-month long experience with these reusable silicon breastfeeding pads, or rather silicon shell-shaped concave/convex cups. These hand-washable and reusable non-absorbent breast pads collect small amo ... Read review

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Good review by wazza115
So glad these days are over.....nicely reviewed!x by Chippytarka

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17.02.2014 12:51
(17.02.2014 20:45)
Easy to use straight forward breast pump
Review of Avent Isis Breast Pump by Churlock

Advantages: easy straight forward to use, works with Avent bottles
Disadvantages: bit tricky to clean at first

I purchased the Avent manual breast pump before my son was born as I knew I wanted to breastfeed him but wasn't that keen on doing it in public and wanted another option. I also opted for Avent pump over other brands because i also got the Avent bottles t ... Read review

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04.02.2014 21:09
Medela Swing - good, but not without its issues
Review of Medela Swing Breast Pump by HonestReviewer86

Advantages: Two-phase expression, efficient pumping
Disadvantages: Expensive, potentially unreliable

...milk** I have been using the Medela Swing since my daughter was born in December and generally express every couple of days to build up a supply for trips away and the occasional stay with her Grandparents. Iíve also ... Read review

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Welcome back. by torr
Sounds efficient by mumsymary

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04.02.2014 01:03
Fantastic breast pump easy to use.
Review of Tommee Tippee Electric Breast Pump by Queenbee36uk

Advantages: Easy and comfortable
Disadvantages: Loud

I've been using this product for about a month and I have to say how fantastic it is. I have used breast pumps before but none of them have been as easy and comfortable to use as this. It has three settings of suction so you can adjust it for your comfort ... Read review

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02.02.2014 14:08
Lansinoh Double breast pump - not as easy to use as I thought
Review of Lansinoh Affinity double electric breast pump by Vixxen1

Advantages: lightweight and easy to clean
Disadvantages: Hard to use as a double pump and poor milk expression

PRODUCT The Lansinoh is a double breast pump. It can be used as either a single or double pump. It has the Lansinoh trade mark Lilac on it. It has two expression phases, one for let down and one for expression (to copy the natural way of breastfeeding ... Read review

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Welcome to this side. by torr
Welcome to Ciao x by chrisandmark_is_here
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05.01.2014 20:38
Lansinoh is the best on the market
Review of Lansinoh Nipple Cream by Vixxen1

Advantages: Soothes and heals cracked nipples
Disadvantages: Hard to apply if gets cold

THE PRODUCT Lansinoh is a nipple cream that aids breastfeeding mothers with sore and cracked nipples. The product is on the expensive side at £9.99 for a tube but unlike some other nipple creams you don't need to remove the product before feeding, it is ... Read review

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I completely agree! Great cream and really gets you through those first few days of breastfeeding. by novagirl2911

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04.01.2014 15:00
(05.01.2014 15:28)
Feeding in Comfort
Review of Argos Baby Feeding Pillow by kat123456

Advantages: good price, soft covering
Disadvantages: boring looking

After breastfeeding my first son for six months I knew that I wanted to feed my second son for a decent length of time too if I could. I also knew, from my previous experience, that I wanted a support cushion to make this more comfortable this time aroun ... Read review

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Handy. John by Coloneljohn
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10.12.2013 14:08
Mmmm did I actually remember to stick one in? (My bra that is)
Review of Avent Washable Breast Pads by sandemp

Advantages: The net wash bag
Disadvantages: Not very absorbant, feel uncomfortable, bulky, bobble quickly, grey in wash.

Having decided to go down the cloth nappy route with my youngest, it only seemed right that rather than filling landfill with disposable breast pads, I should buy myself some washable, reusable pads to soak up the rather excessive milk that leaks from my ... Read review

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Congratulations on the birth of your son. Good review, pity these were so poor. by brittle1906
Yep, I agree they're a bit rubbish! Little Lamb ones are soooo much better! by littleowlski

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02.12.2013 18:09
My Brestie helped avoid the breastfeeding multiple pillow shuffle
Review of My Brest Friend Nursing Pillow by Listerbelle

Advantages: Saves heartache and backache. Preserves sanity.
Disadvantages: None

My Brest Friend breastfeeding pillow I was 36 weeks pregnant with my first (and only) child when a friend turned up on my doorstep with multiple clothes, paraphenalia and gadgets she "knew" that I would need. These were all items that she had used ... Read review

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Im back, thoroughly written review! X by lauracindy
il be back to rate, only have 5 bloomin 'E's a day x by lauracindy

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24.11.2013 01:48
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