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Milk Matters

This week, I got the honor of watching a friend donate 1,153 ounces of breastmilk to our local milk bank.    It was such an incredible feeling to run to my husband and show off this photo and ask him to clean out all of our coolers.  It took no convincing at all! He was swelling with pride. You see, in 2011, we relied on donors just like Sabrina to provide extra nutrients to Kale. His feedings increased to 3oz every 3 hours before I was even released from the hospital. Being without your child means that your production lacks, and for some, never arrives.    Sabrina Cabral has produced excessive milk since giving birth to her second child, Trenton...

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