Alyssa Milano has become a vocal advocate for breastfeeding moms. She has shared nursing photos across her social media pages for a while now and has been the subject of scrutiny for it by the media. This week she was on the Wendy Williams show talking about motherhood when Wendy, who has attacked breastfeeding in the past, brought up her nursing photos.
While Wendy rattled off the usual arguments anti-breastfeeders use, Alyssa kept her cool and countered every single point … Keep Reading!!!
State Rep. Amanda Bouldin (D) took to Facebook to express her opposition to a proposed bill in New Hampshire that would make it a misdemeanor for a woman to expose her nipples. Bouldin strongly recommends the bill be completely scrapped, or at the very least an exemption for breastfeeding mothers be added.
The very least you could do is protect a mother’s right to FEED her child.
While Bouldin later corrected herself and admitted the bill does contain an exemption … Keep Reading!!!
It’s always great to celebrities being honest about the joys and struggles of breastfeeding their children. Naya Rivera, seen above sporting a beautiful bump at her baby shower, and her husband Ryan Dorsey welcomed their first child, Josey Hollis, into the world in September, Naya opened up to People about how breastfeeding is going.
Right off the top she talks about the lack of information new mothers receive in regards to breastfeeding.
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Earlier this year, a video emerged of Kimberly Turbin’s labor and delivery. This video (which can be seen here, on our previous post about this story) shows Kimberly fighting, during the most intense part of delivery, to keep the doctor from cutting her. While she should be focusing on herself and what she needs to do to meet her new child she is, instead, heard begging the doctor to let her try to deliver on her own, wanting to … Keep Reading!!!
Some time ago, people were disputing about what is better: a pipe or a cigarette. Nowadays, there are so many discussions regarding what is more behooveful: to smoke a cigarette or to vape at least one of the types of vapes? Admirers of the first argue with those of the second. The first try to convince that they are right and even try to give some reasons. The second part says that good vapes are almost completely safe both for … Keep Reading!!!
Good news for moms serving in the US Army. There will be no more pumping milk in the bathroom! On November 10, 2015 they released an update for their new policy regarding breastfeeding soldiers.
It was only September, of this year, that the Army came out with a breastfeeding policy, making them the last service branch to do so. The original policy made strides to help nursing soldiers but left a lot to be desired. It specified that soldiers be … Keep Reading!!!
When Rebecca, a mother of 3 from St. Catharines, Ontario, took her one year old to see Santa he got a little cranky waiting in line. As any nursing mom would do, Rebecca started nursing her son to comfort him. She joked that she should see if she could nurse him through the pictures. When the photographer and Santa were completely on board they went for it.
File this under the “completely backfired” category.
Earlier this week Hannah Hawkes Photography posted a preview of one of her recent family Christmas photo shoots. The image feature a mom and her 2 daughters bound in Christmas lights with duct tape over their mouths. Behind them crouches dad and their son. Dad held a sign saying “Peace on Earth”.
It didn’t take long for the photo to spread like wildfire. Hannah Hawkes began receiving hateful comments and messages and people … Keep Reading!!!
Forget about the stereotype of the teen with their head buried in the cell phone just to socialize. This generation is motivated and determined to find their way in this crazy world.
And, they have to be creative to make things work. In other words, they need to start looking to work very young and find their own way.
If you have a teen or are one yourself, there are a number of ways to start making money at a … Keep Reading!!!
College education in America is pretty expensive, especially if you are thinking of pursuing a course at a private college. A lot of people take student loans to realize their educational goals; however, given the cost of repaying them, it is important to pay them off as quickly as possible. According to https://www.forbes.com, which quotes LendEdu’s annual Student Loan Debt by School by State Report, the total outstanding student debt is a humongous $1.52 trillion, only behind home mortgages … Keep Reading!!!
Kids are fragile and naive in nature – but they should never stay that way forever.
It’s totally understandable when parents go nuts when their kids stumble and fall (literally or figuratively). Parents are naturally protective and defensive of their young. Even in the animal kingdom, this is undeniably a rule of thumb. However, even animals know how to prepare the young ones to face the big world. Although we, human parents, want to provide the most comfortable life for … Keep Reading!!!
When Ashley Kaidel‘s son got hungry, while they were at a restaurant, she did what mother’s do – she fed him. Of course, because she did so with your breasts people start staring. Rather than feel shamed she decided to stare right back. This is when her dining partner took a photo of her, a photo which she posted to Facebook along with a post about normalizing breastfeeding. The statement she made, both within her writing and her photo … Keep Reading!!!