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Breastfeeding ain't so natural!

I remember before I was pregnant, I’d look upon moms breastfeeding and thinking how natural they looked.  Then when I became pregnant, I knew all I wanted to do was breastfeed my child.  615 more words


La Leche League: Who We Are… and What We Do

You know that La Leche League Canada provides breastfeeding support because that is what got you reading this page but do you know what happens when a mother contacts LLLC? 611 more words


A Look Back: A Whole New Way of Life

La Leche League International celebrates its 60th anniversary this year and will continue the celebration into 2017 with the theme “Celebrate 60: Building a Legacy.” Find out more about the anniversary celebration at… 1,322 more words


Breastfeeding Take Two

While I was pregnant I tried to do a lot of things “right.” I planned a natural birth, I exercised, and I, of course, planned to breastfeed. 1,344 more words



I have often heard the definition of weaning as ‘to be satisfied’ and in my experience I think this is true. With my first baby, Matthew, I was an exhausted new mother trying desperately to do everything right. 1,418 more words


Breastfeeding and Cigarette Smoking

La Leche League Leaders are often asked whether smoking cigarettes impact a mother’s ability to breastfeed. It is not the role of La Leche League to judge a parent’s decision to smoke. 604 more words


Live, Love, Latch, Northern VA | Family Portrait Photographer

I was invited to the local Live, Love, Latch fundraiser benefitting La Leche League of Northern, VA again this year.  It was such a beautiful day full of happy kids and happy parents.   44 more words