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How to Take a Tincture

If you’ve ever tried Motherlove’s lactation tinctures, you know they have a very strong taste! This is due to the high concentration of herbs and the inclusion of grain alcohol, which we use because it most effectively extracts the important herbal components a breastfeeding mom needs.If you are having a bit of a difficult time taking… Continue Reading >




10 Breastfeeding Myths

Written by Tanya, IBCLC    Over the years, Tanya, a lactation consultant, has heard quite a few ‘tips’ about breastfeeding, some more beneficial than others! Here are 10 misconceptions about breastfeeding -- have you received similar advice?1. You should toughen up your nipples before breastfeeding.This myth, like it's cousin "wash… Continue Reading >




Can I take both Goat’s Rue and Malunggay?

We often get asked if women can take more than one of our supplements at the same time. While none of our supplements are designed to be taken in conjunction with each other, many of them can be taken together. One combination that we often hear about is taking both Goat's Rue and Malunggay, also known as Moringa, at the same time.  If… Continue Reading >




Tender Tush?  Some Tips for Taking Care of Your Perineum After Birth

Taking care of your sore bottom can be a bit of a job in the early days after your baby’s birth.  Here are some simple things you can do to soothe muscles and prepare for what many call the ‘4th trimester’. Remember, you got this mama!  Cold compresses -- Many moms use ice packs to reduce swelling and soothe discomfort in the early hours… Continue Reading >