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I have to leave my 16 month old for the first time. How should I prepare in terms of pumping?

Hi mamas. I'm a SAHM and I have to leave my 16 month old on Friday for a 10 hour training to start working from home. I've never been away from him longer than 3 hours. I still breastfeed and know I'll have to pump to be comfortable while I'm away. My question is should I pump before hand and leave milk for him? He is not used to drinking from a bottle and not sure he'll take it or if he'll really need it. Also any ideas to make this first time seperation easier for myself and him? He'll be with Daddy all day, which I know he is nervous about too. HELP!

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