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As seen from a tour bus in Denali National Park. Amazing!

As seen from a tour bus in Denali National Park. Amazing!

I keep saying I’m going to “retire” this Tumblog and not post anymore, as my daughter and I have finally, truly, wonderfully weaned… but then I see things like this and I think, how can I not share that!?

I keep saying I’m going to “retire” this Tumblog and not post anymore, as my daughter and I have finally, truly, wonderfully weaned… but then I see things like this and I think, how can I not share that!?

Goodbye, Breastfeeding.

*sniffle*

Mr. Rogers. Often imitated, never duplicated.

Community Post: 25 Historical Images That Normalize Breastfeeding

Amazing 1910 photograph.
I want to believe she’s a paid wet nurse and not enslaved. I also want to believe that her own baby is doing just fine and she has enough milk for two. Please let that be what happened. I can’t bear to think otherwise.
Originally posted here. Here’s the original citation:
Type de « négresse » d’Adana Nourrice noire allaitante éditions G. Mizrahi, Adana, carte postale, 9 x 14, vers 1910

Amazing 1910 photograph.

I want to believe she’s a paid wet nurse and not enslaved. I also want to believe that her own baby is doing just fine and she has enough milk for two. Please let that be what happened. I can’t bear to think otherwise.

Originally posted hereHere’s the original citation:

Type de « négresse » d’Adana Nourrice noire allaitante éditions G. Mizrahi, Adana, carte postale, 9 x 14, vers 1910

Baby's Hungry: A Daddy's Perspective on Nursing (and Nursing in Public)

This is awesome. A must-read for anyone breastfeeding or thinking about breastfeeding - or for anyone who thinks they have an opinion about or problem with breastfeeding.

Word.

Thanks to Honest Toddler for my favorite argument yet against nursing in public. Gotta love it!

Thanks to Honest Toddler for my favorite argument yet against nursing in public. Gotta love it!

Pope Encourages Breastfeeding In Sistine Chapel

Again, with the Popely awesomeness!