Maternity wear has come a long way. Thankfully, the oversized mumus and shapeless shifts of yesteryear are long gone, making way for chic styles that show off—not hide—your growing bump. So, of course, you invested in a few key pieces while pregnant, justifying the expense by saying that you’ll also be able to wear those dresses while nursing.
What you didn’t realize was that if you’re nursing, so many of those adorable dresses are no longer good options—many are too restrictive to get a breast out and attempting to get the baby underneath the dress means you have to get practically naked in order to do so.
So what’s a new mom to do? Turn to this genius hack, courtesy of cookbook author and Instagram user Caroline Chambers, that’s what. Enter: the bike shorts trick.