Being a mom that pumps breast milk can be extremely empowering, but taxing AF. Not only are you responsible for feeding another human life, you're also in charge of cleaning and maintaining all of the parts. However you feed your human it's a commitment, and one that can be convenient and empowering as much as it is exhausting. Thankfully there are memes about pumping to "pump" you up and make you laugh during what can be a typically stressful situation.
I pumped with both of my babies, because breastfeeding wasn't working for me. Both of my babies had low-birth weights, and a previous breast surgery rendered the situation to be very challenging. When the pressure to breastfeed and not perform became too emotionally burdensome, I stopped and opted to pump instead. As a mom who worked in and outside of the home, with the aforementioned hurdles, I found pumping to be quite liberating. That doesn't mean I was totally without hardship though.
As mentioned, pumping has its challenges too and sometimes you just need another person to relate to you or make you laugh to help you get through it. Here are 11 memes about pumping that are all too real.