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Nettle: More Than a Galactagogue

Nettle is a galactagogue, an herb that supports breast milk supply for nursing mothers. Nettle is believed to support lactation by providing essential nutrients. It is one of the most nutritious of the spring greens, containing high levels of vitamins and minerals, including iron, calcium, potassium, folic acid, B vitamins, vitamin K, and… Continue Reading >




The Soothing Herbs of Motherlove Nipple Cream

When you have sore, cracked nipples, you want safe and effective relief fast!Many women have found that Motherlove Nipple Cream softens and soothes painful breastfeeding nipples. Our creamy salve goes on easily and also serves as an excellent diaper balm. Motherlove Nipple Cream is made with 100% USDA certified organic, non-GMO and… Continue Reading >




Motherlove Certifications

Here at Motherlove, we want to make sure we are providing you with the best quality products, using the purest ingredients, in their most natural form. When picking up our products you will notice we have a variety of certifications on our boxes and jars - but what do the symbols mean? We’re here to walk you through each one and provide… Continue Reading >




Skin-To-Skin and Breastfeeding in the Operating Room After a Cesarean Birth

Think it’s not possible to experience the magic of holding your baby skin-to-skin and breastfeed in the operating room after a cesarean birth? We are happy to share that, in many cases, it is possible! Though it is not (yet) common practice, a growing number of providers are embracing skin-to-skin and breastfeeding immediately following… Continue Reading >




Alternative Uses for Motherlove Products

Motherlove staff members are frequently on the road attending lactation conferences, visiting stores and conducting trainings at hospitals throughout the United States. We never get tired of meeting our customers and hearing about how our products helped families – whether it is how our More Milk Plus helped a mother reach her… Continue Reading >




10 Tips for Breastfeeding on Vacation: Guest Post From The Badass Breastfeeder

It’s never a bad time to take a vacation with the kids when you are a breastfeeding mom. Your baby’s food is always fresh, nutritious and easy to transport! Breastfeeding has been a wonderful way for me to keep my children feeling safe and secure while we are off exploring new things. Children sometimes get overwhelmed and exhausted while… Continue Reading >




Get to Know Blessed Thistle

Blessed thistle can easily be recognized by its yellow or purple flowers sprouting from spiked, fine-haired leaves. Native to the Mediterranean and western Asia, this herb can grow as tall as 30 cm in sunny, well-drained gardens. The plant and flowers are best harvested in the late mornings of summer months, after the dew evaporates and… Continue Reading >




10 Reasons Besides Hunger that Babies Feed | More Milk Plus

If it seems like your baby is constantly breastfeeding, it’s important to know that 1) you’re not alone; many mothers experience this, and 2) it doesn’t necessarily indicate that your baby isn’t getting enough milk in any feeding. In fact, the majority of mothers who believe they have a low milk supply are incorrectly assigning certain… Continue Reading >




The Benefits of Baby Sign Language

Have you considered teaching your baby to sign for ‘Mommy’s Milk’ or any other basic signs? In recent years, the growing trend of teaching babies sign language has become increasingly popular, and for good reason. The natural inclination for babies to gesture and express themselves is innate, and baby sign language can help very young… Continue Reading >




Motherlove Taking Steps to Become a Public Benefit Company

As we’ve mentioned in earlier blogs, Motherlove is extremely proud to be a Certified B Corporation member. Since 2015, we’ve been one of over 2,000 companies that meet rigorous standards for social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability. These values have been ingrained with us here at Motherlove since our founding… Continue Reading >




Can You Breastfeed with Pierced Nipples?

Body modifications such as branding, piercing, and tattooing have been around for over 5000 years, and have experienced a resurgence in popularity over the past 20 years. Throughout history, men and women have pierced their nipples for religious or spiritual reasons, beautification, decoration, protection, and social rank or status. Since… Continue Reading >




Motherlove Wins Prestigious Award

Motherlove is honored to announce that we have been named a 2017 Colorado Company to Watch, acknowledging the drive, excellence and influence of Motherlove as a growing company. Colorado Companies to Watch honors second stage companies that develop valuable products and services, create quality jobs, enrich communities, and create new… Continue Reading >