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Mom Creates 'International Day To Normalize Breastfeeding' To Support Mothers Worldwide

Mom Creates 'International Day To Normalize Breastfeeding' To Support Mothers Worldwide

Caroline Bologna  06.29.2015
On June 27 of last year, San Diego photographer and mother of three Vanessa Simmons launched Normalize Breastfeeding -- a breastfeeding...
Dad Has Beautiful Response To Viral Breast Pump Photo

Dad Has Beautiful Response To Viral Breast Pump Photo

Caroline Bologna  06.29.2015
When rapper George Moss posted a photo of himself cleaning his wife's breast pump on Facebook last week, he received thousands of positive...
The Breastfeeding Corner

The Breastfeeding Corner

Merritt E. James  06.27.2015
Of course, there are no guarantees your breastfed child will win the Nobel Prize, but they will be smarter no matter where they land on...
The Breastfeeding Corner

The Breastfeeding Corner

Merritt E. James  06.25.2015
Helpful Hints: Breastfeeding in Black America Fact: African American women's breastfeeding initiation rate is only 55% compared with 75%...

The Breastfeeding Corner

Merritt E. James  06.22.2015
Today's black culture is not largely focused on breastfeeding. Since they have not breastfeed for generations they don't have that family...
Mom Banned From Breastfeeding Baby Because She Got Inked

Mom Banned From Breastfeeding Baby Because She Got Inked

Dominique Mosbergen  06.19.2015
A judge in Australia has banned a mother from breastfeeding her infant son because she recently got tattooed -- a decision that has breastfeeding...
Why Nursing In Public Should Be No Big Deal

Why Nursing In Public Should Be No Big Deal

Mama Bean  06.16.2015
Let's nurse until they are bored of watching... let's breastfeed until no more heads turn or faces flush. Let's normalize it together,...

Palatetraining: Parents Aim to Buy the Best Food but Need to Make the Best Food

Dr. Laura Lefkowitz  06.15.2015
(Counterclockwise from top right to bottom right: My palette of fresh organic homemade tricolor carrots, sweet potato, butternut squash,...
After Pumping In A 'Filthy' Janitorial Closet, Mom Fights For Lactation Rooms In Airports

After Pumping In A 'Filthy' Janitorial Closet, Mom Fights For Lactation Rooms In Airports

Caroline Bologna  06.12.2015
During her first trip away from her 7-month-old daughter, Hayley Picchini learned just how difficult air travel can be for breastfeeding...
Don't Buy Into the Mommy Wars

Don't Buy Into the Mommy Wars

Mary McLaurine  06.12.2015
I find the term offensive and inflammatory. War? Are we weapon-wielding barbarians incapable of understanding another woman's life choices?...
22 Photos That Show Feeding Babies Is Beautiful, No Matter How It's Done

22 Photos That Show Feeding Babies Is Beautiful, No Matter How It's Done

Caroline Bologna  06. 8.2015
Photographer and mom of two Caitlin Domanico hopes her latest project will provide support for all parents navigating the world of pumping,...
19 Women On The Best Thing About Their Boobs

19 Women On The Best Thing About Their Boobs

Nina Friend  06. 8.2015
In the movie "Mean Girls," Karen Smith's can predict the weather. At the 2004 Super Bowl Halftime Show, Janet Jackson's made international...
My Top 5 Soapbox Fails as a New Parent

My Top 5 Soapbox Fails as a New Parent

Susie Gamboa  06. 4.2015
We all come from different backgrounds, and each of our children is unique. I have learned I am in no position to judge the decisions other...
5 Surprising Truths About Feeding Children Every Parent Should Know

5 Surprising Truths About Feeding Children Every Parent Should Know

Maryann Jacobsen  06. 3.2015
Knowing the realities of feeding kids helps everyone enjoy mealtime a bit more. Because when things get off track, you will resist blaming...