A celebratory look at a very normal part of parenting. Here are 30 awesome breastfeeding photos from around the world!
Early in July, an Argentine news outlet tweeted a photo of Victoria Donda Perez breastfeeding her 8-month-old.
— infobae (@infobae) July 16, 2015
Mother and politician: the legislator @vikidonda breastfeeding her daughter in her seat in the House of Representatives
What makes it a spectacular photo is that Donda Perez was nursing her daughter, Trilce, at work – in regular session … Keep Reading!!!
by Katherine Dettwyler, PhD
Department of Anthropology,
Texas A and M University
My research has looked at the various “life-history” variables (such as length of gestation, birth weight, growth rate, age at sexual maturity, age at eruption of teeth, life span, etc.) in non-human primates and then looked at how these variables correlate … Keep Reading!!!
Earlier this month Target’s company breastfeeding policy was released. It outlines how employees should handle and interact with nursing mothers in their stores.
It contains a few key points
– That customers can breastfeeding openly in any area of their stores.
– That if a customer would like to nurse in a fitting room they are to be given priority over others who are waiting.
– If approached by a mother always offer the fitting room for private nursing, never … Keep Reading!!!
We have seen some extremely beautiful photos of brides breastfeeding in their gowns. However, it was photographer Lindsay Palmer‘s wedding day series that stopped us in our tracks. This series not only features the bride breastfeeding her baby, but the bridesmaids breastfeeding their babies as well.
This special moment happened during Jamie Riddell’s wedding last May. She and her bridesmaids all had breastfeeding children at the time, and each would take periodic breaks … Keep Reading!!!
Lithuanian born photographer Ivette Ivens has done a beautiful series on breastfeeding. The 25-year-old mother of 2, who now lives in Chicago, breastfed her son until he was 3 and has made it her mission to help normalize nursing in the American culture.
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I nursed them both anywhere I wanted. From church to parties, from farmers market to high-end designer stores. I believe that mothers should nurse their little ones whenever they want to. Children know when it’s time to
Happy International Breastfeeding Normalization Day! That’s a mouthful. To celebrate we’ve put together some of our favourite breastfeeding images from the days of yore.
1- A mother waits to board a Greyhound bus in Chattanooga in 1943.
2 – During The Great Depression, when everyone worried about food, babies were fed when and where they needed to be.
4 – A wonderful screen … Keep Reading!!!
Here we go again. Another case of courts making over-reaching rulings.
Australian Federal Circuit Court Judge Matthew Myers has made a legal ruling barring a 20-year-old new mom from breastfeeding her 11-month-old baby. In May, the mom had her finger and foot tattooed. The child’s father then took the child and started a war in court over the issue.
Even after passing HIV and hepatitis test, the judge decided that the child should be under the mom’s primary care, not … Keep Reading!!!
On Thursday, the owner of Cheese and Biscuits Cafe in Rockhampton, Queensland was approached by a customer who asked her to talk to a young mother who was nursing her child at a table in the cafe and ask her to cover up. Jessica-Anne Allen, the owner, informed the man that they were a breastfeeding friendly establishment and she would not approach the mother and offered other seats for the man to sit in if he felt uncomfortable. The man … Keep Reading!!!
Breastfeeding moms in Brazil’s largest city have just received a boost in support from lawmakers. The city of Sao Paulo, Brazil have approved a new law that will prohibit businesses from stopping public breastfeeding. Once the mayor signs off on the bill, which is expected to happen in the next few weeks, anyone who violates this new law will be fined 500 Rs (Approximately $150 USD). All public and private institutions and businesses will be held to this new standard.… Keep Reading!!!
My name is Amber Duncan. I am a 21 year old mother to a 12 month old boy, Joseph. In November of 2012, my husband and I found out I was pregnant. I was 19 and knew nothing about pregnancy or breastfeeding. After reading up on everything I needed to know, my husband and I decided breastfeeding was the right choice for us and our baby. I watched all the videos I could find … Keep Reading!!!
A photo of actor Norman Reedus surfaced early in the week and is already causing quite a stir. The Walking Dead star showed his support for his breastfeeding fans when he posed with two women who were baby wearing and breastfeeding. The actor happily smiled in the background and held a small object in the shape of a breast.
He posted the photo and the following caption on his Instagram account:
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