A nice straightforward story of how co-nursing (via induced lactation) worked for this pair of mothers. The author (the non gestational parent) talks about bonding, confidence, the convenience of nursing, going back to work, donating surplus (from a double supply), the practicalities of induced lactation, balancing the beginnings of breastfeeding in the early days, and the relationship with her co-nursing partner.
How two lesbian mamas share breastfeeding duties – by Liesbeth Koning, from ‘Offbeat families’
Co-nursing may not be an option for all lesbian couples and there are a variety of ways to go about it which I will post about in the future. If you have co-nursed then please leave a comment about your experience, or send me your story if you would like to recount it here on this website.