Category Archives: Information

We’re Hiring!

Spectra Baby is hiring! We are growing and need a new awesome Customer Service Team Member! We are looking for someone with awesome customer service skills, breastfeeding and expressing knowledge, great communication and initiative to make things happen. Please have a read through the requirements for the position below and if you think you’d be […]

Pumping Colostrum Before Birth

pumping colostrum before birth

If you’re an expecting mother, you might have noticed your breasts leaking. This is completely normal – your body has started producing colostrum, which means you’re getting ready to feed your baby. Colostrum is what you’re newborn baby will eat for the first few days of life while your breastmilk is coming in. You can […]

How Much Coffee can you Drink While Breastfeeding?

Being a new mum and being tired go hand in hand – especially if you’re waking up early to use a breast pump. Is caffeine safe while breastfeeding? How much coffee can you drink while breastfeeding? Does caffeine impact your milk supply? This is a common question because your care provider likely recommended limiting caffeine […]

Birth Control and Breastfeeding

Hormonal birth control may effect when you get your first period after baby

Not ready for another baby? Will birth control impact your milk supply? Here’s what you need to know about birth control and breastfeeding. Hormonal birth control and breastfeeding Under normal circumstances you can safely take hormonal birth control while breastfeeding. Unless you have an older baby (who is not relying exclusively on breastmilk) the birth […]