Yesterday, FedEx came to my house and picked up approximately 2,200 ounces of frozen breast milk.
It was delivered to a preemie milk bank.
Even if what I've done will help just one baby, I am happy.
But I think that much milk will help way more than that.
And that makes me really really happy.
And just for kicks, here's the equivalent:
2,200 ounces =
I am still pumping, but I've started to cut back. I want to continue producing until at least November 20th. At that point, I'll have met my goal and will likely stop...slowly.
As much as I'd like to continue, it does take a lot of time. I've stuck through the every 3 hours pump since Jachym was born.
And the idea of being able to sleep through the night sounds lovely.