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Re-thinking Breast Feeding

My friend in Australia just had a beautiful baby girl (Congrats!).

She mentioned to me that her friend, who is a lactation consultant, had spent time showing her ‘biological feeding’. 718 more words

Breastfeeding and Work - Let's Make it Work!

Every year, World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated from 1-7 August and this year’s theme is ‘Breastfeeding and Work – Let’s make it work!’. 614 more words


World Breastfeeding Week at Capitol Kids

Come celebrate World Breastfeeding Week and participate in a fundraiser for the La Leche League of Madison at Capitol Kids on Sunday, August 2nd! LLL Leaders will be present to offer breastfeeding support and information or to simply shop with you. 74 more words

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Breastfeeding On a Vegan Diet

Mothers, and others, often wonder if a vegan diet is sufficient to support the nutritional needs of a breastfeeding mother and her baby.  It may be useful to consider that in many parts of the world, a vegan diet is the norm and mothers and babies in those cultures have been healthy for thousands of years. 525 more words


Why I'm Night Weaning My Toddler

I’ve already posted about all the initial struggles with breastfeeding. How I just set in my mind I was going to breastfeed and pushed through all the it all. 1,639 more words


2,000 Days of Breastfeeding

Of the last 2,000, not one day has been spent without a child at my breast.  That’s approximately 5 1/2 years, the age of my eldest, Arlo. 523 more words

La Leche League Conference

last weekend I attended some bits of the So Cal/Nevada LLLConference. I had been so excited to go, and I wish I had felt more comfortable so that I could have stayed for more of it. 69 more words