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“Organic” Formula Company Undermines Breastfeeding Moms In The Worst Way 

      Breastfeeding is a beautiful and natural way to feed one’s baby – but society still hasn’t gotten on board with supporting breastfeeding mamas. From shaming moms, to criticizing the way they feed their babies – breastfeeding mamas have it tough. And when a recent “organic” formula ad was published […]

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Flight Attendant Tries To Physically Cover Baby’s Face And Calls Mom “Disgusting” For Breastfeeding

  A mom was on an American Airlines flight breastfeeding her baby when the unthinkable happened. Apparently, a flight attendant was upset the mom was breastfeeding her baby – and you won’t believe what she did next. Not only did she physically try and cover the baby’s face – but […]

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Midwives Asked To Call It “Chestfeeding” To Make It More Inclusive

  Seems like everyone is drawn to a new baby- probably because those little fingers and fresh baby smell are irresistible. As flattering as it is to have loved ones (or complete strangers) fall for your sweet bundle of joy, sometimes you just want that one-on-one time you get from […]

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Breastfeeding is Beautiful But We Would Be Lying If We Said There Were Never Challenges

  There is no better nourishment for a newborn baby than the milk from their mother. If you are able to experience the breastfeeding journey, there are a couple things that are helpful to know. One is that you are an amazing, beautiful woman who will learn to do just […]

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Multi-Tasking Mom Shamed For Posting A Photo Of Her With A Breast Pump

  There’s nothing more beautiful than a mother breastfeeding her baby. Sadly, moms who breastfeed (especially in public) are often shamed and looked down upon, as if breastfeeding is something disgusting or unnatural. And when one woman decided to post a photo of her with a breast pump to encourage […]

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Groundbreaking Research Finds Another Lifetime Benefit for Nursing Moms

  We all know that breastfeeding has proven health benefits for both mom and baby, and many of them last for life. Depending on the length of time spent nursing and the number of children breastfed, women are given many protections against cancer, heart disease, and osteoporosis. And now, researchers […]

Breastfeeding Shaming Is Nothing New, But You Won’t Believe Who Condemned A Nursing Mom This Time

Breastfeeding Shaming Is Nothing New, But You Won’t Believe Who Condemned A Nursing Mom This Time

Even in this day and age, mothers are often made to feel uncomfortable when breastfeeding their infants in public. But in all 50 states, breastfeeding in public is legal – and it is an illegal discriminatory act to approach a woman and condemn her for doing so. Sadly, this hasn’t […]

Dad Gives Invaluable Tips On How To Support Mom While Breastfeeding

Dad Gives Invaluable Tips On How To Support Mom While Breastfeeding

Newborns seem like they are attached to their feeding source for the first few months, leaving mom to be up at all hours to attend to their new little bundle of joy.  With breastfeeding, dads can feel lost regarding their place in the family, and how they can play a […]

5 Ways To Naturally Boost Your Child’s Immunity

5 Ways To Naturally Boost Your Child’s Immunity

With the changing of seasons there is bound to be a whole slew of germs making their way to your little one.  School has begun, the weather is getting cooler, and the leaves are collecting mold and pollen.  That usually leads to one thing…sick days. But you can get in […]

August Is National Breastfeeding Month – And It’s Time To End The Shame Some Moms Feel

August Is National Breastfeeding Month – And It’s Time To End The Shame Some Moms Feel

There is nothing more beautiful than a new mom nursing her baby.  The bond between a mother and a baby is something sacred – and the amazing connection as a mom feeds her little one is something God designed. Even though breastfeeding is something natural, in today’s society many women […]