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8 Reasons I Support Breastfeeding in Public Without Qualifications

I’m not writing much these days, and I’d apologize, but I feel like I do better with the things I actually have to say than if I were just trying to crank something out once a day or once a week that my heart wasn’t into. 1,442 more words


My reason

I have decided to start his blog to document my breastfeeding journey. Recently some *ahem* bullshit happened on my Facebook account. I had a picture reported. 402 more words


Breastfeeding Series Part 7: Nursing in Public (and a Distracted Nurser)

Last week, I talked about “Night Nursing” and how it’s a huge part of breast feeding. This week, I’m talking about nursing in public (or NIP, as some refer to it)! 1,298 more words

Binky's Babbles


You know, I didn’t start out a “lactivist”.  I didn’t even know there was a word for it until my first baby was almost 9 months old.   6,829 more words

The Cautious Mom

Nursing in Public Nightmares

Most nursing moms remember the first time they nursed in public. They remember shuffling the awkward (yet dainty) nursing cover over the baby in just the right manner as not to suffocate the baby and not to expose any skin. 1,497 more words

Some Points on Breastfeeding

I’ve struggled in trying to figure out how to word this post and what I actually want to say.  I know it’s all been said before, but I feel like I should add my perspective to the rest.   960 more words

"I fully support breastfeeding, but ..." An Open Letter.

I’m going to take a sidestep away from books to write about something very important to me: breastfeeding. I’ve breastfed both of my daughters – my first self-weaned at 22 months, and my second still going strong at nearly 15 months. 1,645 more words

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