This may be a silly question, but I need some advice on positioning while bfing my 13.5 lb 10 week old. He's big enough now that his legs hang way off my body in cradle hold (our preferred position). This isn't a problem at home when we're just sprawled on the couch, but it's awkward when NIP and I'm sitting in a normal chair--feels insecure and also just kind of silly to have his legs flapping around like that . My breasts are pretty small so he needs to be really tummy-to-tummy in order to get a good latch. And he's not big enough yet to be able to sit up in my lap and nurse. Any thoughts?
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10/3/12 at 6:52am