Rachel O'Brien, IBCLC

The Top 3 Boob Blogging Blunders

Written for the LCinPP conference, March 13-15, 2020, and only for conference attendees.  Unlike every other blog post I’ve ever written please do NOT share this without my express written permission! Biggest mistake #3: writing a blog post like you write a research paper Which of these two examples is easier to read? Imagine, please,

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bookcase showing some of my top 10 books for lactation consultants
for IBCLCs

Top Ten Essential Books for Lactation Consultants

I always get asked what my favorite books for lactation consultants are, so I’ve decided to make it official for once and for all and provide you lovely folks with a top 10 list (plus a bonus at the end for private practice lactation consultants).

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Paperless lactation consultant charting
for IBCLCs

Should you be a paperless IBCLC?

originally posted 2/11/2018- updated 12/12/19 I’m a paper loving girl.  If I buy a book, it’s hardcopy.  I can’t handle a to-do list app; it’s gotta be written on a slip of paper.  Meals for the week?  Jotted down and posted on the fridge, not added to the family Google calendar. Since the moment I

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Hi, I'm Rachel!

I'm a lactation consultant (IBCLC) with my masters degree in human lactation. When I'm not helping breastfeeding & chestfeeding families in MetroWest Massachusetts, or writing blogs for parents AND other lactation professionals, I'm hanging with my three kids and/or indulging in my love of drag queens. Learn more about me by clicking here!