And this Mean Girls onesie set (Why are you so obsessed with me // you’re like really pretty)
Everyone’s favourite troll is back again. Mike Melgaard is the gift that keeps on giving. First he took on the negative commenters when Target went gender-neutral; then he helped Doritos deal with the nasty comments over their Rainbow chips (you know, the ones that raised money to stop teen suicide); now he’s taking on Campbell’s Soup haters over a commercial that features a family with two dads.
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Country/pop singer Jessie Jamies Decker shared a beautiful photo of herself breastfeeding her newborn baby boy on Facebook. Of course, she was met with some criticism because boobs scare people when they aren’t used in a sexual manner. Her response to the haters was to share another one a few hours later, making sure it was a close up.
She said she originally felt it was too much to share but the rude comments inspired her to go for … Keep Reading!!!
This is, by far, the most accurate definition of a modern love-story I’ve seen. You know when facebook glitches and everyone goes into panic? Stop it! It may be Mark Zuckerburg trying to bring you to the love of your life. Alright, probably not but, for these two, it worked.
In 2009, a man in Arkansas logged into his Facebook on his flip-phone. Instead of asking for his login information he found himself already signed on. After making several … Keep Reading!!!
By: A.M., IANtB Science Editor
We don’t usually get political here, but since the U.S. is the only Western country without any form of paid parental leave, Jamie and I have both discussed our curiosity about its possible effects on breastfeeding success. In a 1999 article in Demography, Roe et al. demonstrated a positive correlation between parental leave and duration of breastfeeding.
So far, three states have instituted a paid parental leave policy. D.C.’s program would be the … Keep Reading!!!
Fourteen-year-old Youtube vlogger A Girl With a View explains how body shaming young girls directly relates to breastfeeding and nails it completely
A Girl With a View (real name Lavinia Martin-Weber) addresses the story of a teen girl sent home from school for not wearing a bra but quickly speaks to the larger body shaming issue. What she says about how the body shaming of young girls affects breastfeeding rates is completely on point.
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October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. Roughly 20 per cent of pregnancies end in a loss and yet it is still the only loss that people are expected to grieve in silence about.
Jessica Zucker, a psychologist specializing in women’s reproductive and maternal mental health, understands this pain all too well on both profession and personal levels. One thing she noticed after her own loss was that card stores are full of condolences for funerals, loss of … Keep Reading!!!
As you may recall, Gerod Roth was fired from his job at Polaris Marketing Group after he posted a photo of a co-worker’s son and watched as his friends posted a barrage of racist comments about the young boy.
Yesterday three-year-old Cayden’s mother and grandmother spoke out about how this story is affecting their family.
Today, Gerod speaks out to tell his side of the story. Gerod spoke to Fox5 about how this incident is affecting him.
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This week, on Dancing With the Stars, contestants were challenged to choose the most meaningful year of their lives and create a dance that reflected their experiences. Bindi Irwin, daughter of the beloved Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin, chose 2006, the year her dad passed away.
It was, understandably, a very emotional week for the now 17-year-old Bindi, and the most candid she’s been about her dad’s death yet. She goes on to deliver a flawless dance to Every Breath … Keep Reading!!!
By the age of six, Jaden Hayes had lost both of his parents but he refuses to let that keep him down. He is on a mission to make 33,000 people smile.
With the help of his aunt, who is his guardian, he has collected 500 smiles already. It started with Jaden asking his aunt to buy him toys he could hand out to kids and has grown into a mission to make every person in his Savannah, Georgia hometown … Keep Reading!!!
Kim Kardashian is pregnant with her second child, and from her recent comments regarding her pregnancy, she is definitely not feeling particularly glow-y in her current condition.
“I’m gonna keep it real: For me, pregnancy is the worst experience of my life! LOL!” The reality star wrote on October 5th. “I don’t enjoy one moment of it and I don’t understand people who enjoy it.”