Happy Earth Day!
LOVE this comic!
I love how she’s holding her arms out to the sides as if to say, yes, that’s right, I’m a GODDESS of womanly lemur-hood… all should BOW DOWN before my mad nursing skillz!!!
Breasts are a scandal because they shatter the border between motherhood and sexuality. — Iris Marion Young
We have definitely found this to be true. No transitional dolls or stuffed animals for Zoe - she plays with those, sure but her connections are to us primarily (me especially, but also SUPER close with her Daddy).
5 Reasons American Women Won’t Breastfeed - Five Things - WSJ -
Despite proven health benefits for both mother and child, as well as a slew of breastfeeding campaigns by world and national health organizations to increase breastfeeding rates, only 16.4% of American mothers exclusively breastfeed as long as recommended. Here are some reasons why.
GREAT yet horrifying article. The percentage of babies exclusively breastfed to six months in the US is TOO LOW. And five of the reasons on this list are the fault of formula companies. I honestly don’t know how those people live with themselves.
Oh gods I miss this!!!
Shouldn't the Breast Pump Be as Elegant as an iPhone and as Quiet as a Prius By Now? -
Hells YES it should! Amen, sista. Make this happen, someone.
5 Cool Things No One Ever Told You About Nighttime Breastfeeding -
The world is full of tired parents… and the Internet if FULL of message boards with posts from worried and exhausted parents seeking information about whether their babies are normal and what the…
Breastfeeding: an Act of Female Power… Feminism in its Purest Form.
Sheer brilliance from Dr. Christiane Northrup