I heard about the Haakaa silicone breast pump for months before I finally decided to order it. I was hesitant for two reasons:

  1. I pumped for our first babies, (our twins) for 15 months and had little desire to do so this go round.  It was hard work and I was very over messing with pump parts.
  2. Our third baby has never taken a single bottle (total opposite “problem”- though we did try) so I thought, “what’s the point of pumping?”

Still, after struggling with supply (amongst many other things) feeding the twins, it really pained me to be “wasting” precious milk.

Plus, my husband essentially purchased a deep freezer so that I could store breastmilk so I thought I had better get something in there other than Costco frozen pizza…that breadcrumb crust tho.

To say I was blown away would be an understatement!

My first time using the Haakaa Manual Breast Pump I collected 2 ounces of milk from the opposite side I was nursing on with ZERO effort in less than 15 minutes!

You simply attach, squeeze once to create suction, and voila! I am still kicking myself over all the milk I could’ve saved. It’s amazing how well it works…and it’s one piece so cleaning is a breeze!

TL;DR: Highly recommended

If you haven’t, please read my post on how to successfully feed a breastfeed a baby for more information and support.

Also be sure to check out Kellymom for information on breastmilk storage & handling.

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