I had to hold my breast in the beginning, but don't anymore. would it help if you practised nursing in the sling at home? that helped me.
Originally Posted by sunnysideup
I, too, had to hold my breast when my baby was small. It gets so much easier as they get older! For me, I found I could nurse very discretely without worrying about covering up with a blanket, especially if I wear a tank top under my shirt (then I pull the shirt up and the tank top down, does that make sense?). I could keep my boob covered with my shirt, and the tank top would hide my stomach. No blanket needed! The baby always hated it anyway.