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10 Quick & Healthy Snacks to Increase Milk Production

By Jenn Freedman, founder of Plant-Powered Livin’ Reviewed by Katie Ralls, CLE (certified lactation educator) with BS in Nutrition   Did you know that breastfeeding burns about 500 calories per day? This is why many nursing mamas find themselves with an endless appetite (not to mention exhaustion) as they attempt to juggle the demands of motherhood and life. But curbing that hunger with nutritious, lactation-promoting snacks doesn’t have to be hard! Besides staying hydrated and nursing often, it is important to fuel your body regularly while breastfeeding with nutrient-dense foods rich in protein, calcium, and iron to maintain a long-term supply...

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The Sling is the New Thing!

The Sling is the New Thing!

Our new Simple Wishes Sling Bra is like no other. Why you ask? Let’s break it down. STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® – You can be 100% confident that there are no harmful dyes or substances near you or your baby while you wear the Sling Bra. Take a deep breath and mom on! Sustainability and Longevity– This is more than a nursing & pumping bra. The “Undercover Bra Straps” extend the wearable life of the bra by hiding the nursing clasps and converting the Sling Bra into an everyday bra for use beyond breastfeeding. This unique feature enables the bra to...

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Sling Bra Receives Mom's Choice Award

Sling Bra Receives Mom's Choice Award

We hope by now you know of our new revolutionary Sling Bra that is taking the nursing & pumping bra market by storm :) We have some exciting news to share about our new Sling Bra with our favorite mamas! The Simple Wishes Sling Bra was just nameda Mom’s Choice Awards® Gold Recipient. This means the new Sling Bra has been deemed to be among the best products/services for families! This is an awesome seal of approval and excellence. The Simple Wishes Sling Bra is arevolutionary new all-in-one maternity, nursing and hands-free pumping bra. It is the next level in...

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Not All Amazon Reviews are Created Equal

Not All Amazon Reviews are Created Equal

You, our consumers, are our most valuable assets. Well, I guess we all know our children are actually our best & most valuable assets ;) At Simple Wishes, we are always working to give our consumers accurate and honest information. We know reviews are a key piece of information when you're shopping for products – especially new products that you may not be familiar with like hands-free pumping bras. We’re working hard to make sure you're getting accurate and authentic info, even from our competitors, to help you make smart and educated decisions about the products that are right for you...

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12 Symptoms of Breast Cancer Explained

12 Symptoms of Breast Cancer Explained

You may have heard about our partnership with Know Your Lemons. If not, please read more about it here. Breast cancer is near and dear to our heart and Simple Wishes donated 3% of our profits on an ongoing basis to Know Your Lemons to help further the amazing work they do to help women learn about and detect breast cancer as early as possible. We love what this organization does and how they make educating women on an often scary subject, understandable and colorful. We’d like to share more details from Know Your Lemons on the 12 symptoms of breast...

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Making Lemonade Out of Leftovers

Making Lemonade Out of Leftovers

Did you know, the fashion industry contributes to 10% of global carbon emissions related to the destruction of remnant and overstock textiles? This was news to us as well, so we decided to try to do our part by using remnant fabrics to make our new Simple Wishes Sling Bra. Our new Simple Wishes Sling Bra is the most innovative, versatile and comfortable maternity, nursing & pumping bra on the market. This bra was made for the modern multi-tasking, go-getter mama who demands more from her bra! You can learn more here. Back to the fabrics –   The Sling...

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