I can’t help but hear the distinct sound of my pump in the background as I type this post. Some of you know it well, the unmistakable sound of your electric pump milking you as you try to get something else done. We’ve gotten LOTS of emails/questions about pumps: What is the best brand? Do I really need an electric pump? What accessories do I need?
for about $26.
One of the most popular choices for an electric pump is the Medela Pump in Style
(around $270 on Amazon).
. I used these to clean my pump accessories when I worked and couldn’t get to a sink to actually soak and wash things. Also great for traveling!
worked best for me.
* Labels. This is especially important if you are going back to work and using a community/breakroom fridge to store your milk. Our friend Courtney at Milkitkit.com has made some ADORABLE products for working moms. Her kits come with a door sign, stickers/tags for coolers and labels for containers: