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Tear-Sheet Toolkit, The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding 8th edition, Chapter 20. Sometimes you don't want a whole book.

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding is an incredible resource for pregnant woman and mothers of newborns (note, I didn’t say new moms as it is a great resource for woman who have older children too). 138 more words


A Fifty-Two-Year-Old Galoot's Take on Mother's Milk

I’m not looking to make trouble, but I’ve been thinking a lot about breastfeeding since grandson Cole was born on November 30, 2013. Granted, this subject falls into the None-of-Your-Damned-Business Department, but that’s never stopped me from having my say. 1,336 more words


My Kids Eating Lunch Under a Blanket in Honor of National Breastfeeding Month

In honor of National Breastfeeding month, I made my kids eat their lunch under a blanket just like the old days of when they were infants. 48 more words


Okayest Mom reblogged this on Okayest Mom and commented:

I'm not shy about the fact that, uh, my relationship with breastfeeding was, uh, complicated. Adoption. High-risk twin pregnancy resulting in near-death. ICU and NICU stays. Tandem twin feeding. Everything about me and breastfeeding is complicated. However, there is nothing complicated about THIS. I'm still happy that it's National Breastfeeding Month and I honor it with this photo.

"Wilde" about Breastfeeding: a post with some thoughts about it (beware)...

1.  What’s that title? So risky?!?!?  E explains the inspiration for this post here better, then continue reading or “maybe covered” if your appalled.  

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An Image Ode to World Breastfeeding Week

I have yet to write about this topic. But this week, and this moment, seem appropriate. It’s World Breast Feeding Week. Coincidentally I had planned a post for today that included the topic of breastfeeding, I started writing it last night (cause lately its best to get the thoughts out on paper while they are there), but you’ll have to wait until tomorrow to see it. 415 more words


How The "Nipple Nazi" Made It All Ok....

This is the Second in the series about Breastfeeding in honor of World Breastfeeding Week.  As a reminder, this is my Wife’s personal story and she has graciously agreed to let it be shared here.  

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