Why You Should Replace Breast Pump Parts

The parts you use with your breast pump can make all the difference. At Pumpables we are constantly hearing reports from mums that they’re getting better results after replacing parts. Here are some things to think about: Try a new breastshield size If you haven’t yet, you should measure your nipple for your breastshield size. […]

Tips & Tricks for using breastmilk storage bags

Tips and tricks on how to use breastmilk storage bags

If you’re a mum who is pumping or plans to pump a lot, then you will probably find you use breastmilk storage bags to store your milk. Bottles simply take up too much space in your freezer. Pumpables make some pretty great storage bags, but also these tips will work with any brand of milk […]

Breast Pumps Through History

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The Industrial Revolution brought about some major changes to breast pumps – which had been, for hundreds of years, glass vials. These mechanical breast pumps paved the way for the electric breast pumps we know today. Here’s a brief look at breast pumps through history. 1854 – The first mechanical breast pump patent The first […]

Why Experts are Recommending the Milk Genie Double Breast Pump

Can I drink caffeine while breastfeeding? Does caffeine impact milk supply?

When it’s time to buy a breast pump it can be overwhelming. We understand the importance of a good recommendation before investing in a double electric breast pump, and at Pumpables we’ve dazzled midwives, lactation consultants and doulas with our Milk Genie double breast pump. Here are some of the best Milk Genie reviews from […]

Breast Pump Suction Level: What to Consider when Buying a Breast Pump

What to consider when buying a breast pump: is vacuum strength really that important?

Are you looking for a strong suction breast pump? How much suction strength should a breast pump have? If you’re looking to buy a breast pump, you may have noticed that breast pump suction level varies quite a bit. Does suction strength matter when buying a breast pump? Regarding breast pump suction, here’s what to […]

Your Complete Guide for Buying a Used Breast Pump

Add extra bottles to your breast pump essentials bag!

If you’re looking for ways to save money when buying a breast pump, or you’re not sure how much you’ll be using your breast pump, you might consider buying a used breast pump. You can buy a used breast pump on eBay or on Facebook groups, but before you shop for a used breast pump, […]

Flying with Breastmilk: The Best Breast Pump for Travel

Did you know that there are over 14 different electrical sockets used throughout the world? There is no universal power plug which can make it quite difficult to travel with a breast pump and other portable electronic devices. At Pumpables we’ve set out to make things easier for travelling mums. Here’s everything you need to […]

Help! There’s Milk in my Backflow Protector!

The backflow protectors are there to prevent milk from getting into the tubing and pump motor, but should you be worried when milk actually enters the backflow protector? Milk in the backflow protector is completely normal If milk is getting into your backflow protector, that’s completely normal! It’s the backflow protector’s job to keep milk […]