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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… 1,328 more words

Breastfeeding

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

Breastfeeding

Weaning

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

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

Breastfeeding

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

Babies

Large Families

When I was pregnant with my fifth child, I borrowed a book from the library about managing large families. I was very disappointed to discover that the book was talking about coping with two children. 1,837 more words

Breastfeeding

LLL Baking Mix

Source: Whole Foods for the Whole Family
Made: September 24, 2013
Yield: 11 cups
Time to make: 10-15 minutes

Since this baking mix comes from a cookbook published by… 226 more words

Grains & Flours