A Decade of La Leche League

I wrote this article for Birthing Magazine about my experience with La Leche League as a new and seasoned parent, and how my involvement changed with each baby. It's World Breastfeeding Week, and the timing seems appropriate to share it here as well. Enjoy. I had my first baby August 16, 2000. I was 21 and [...]

By | 2018-08-03T18:33:06+00:00 August 3rd, 2018|Breastfeeding, Community|0 Comments

KangarooCare Giveaway

In honour of World Breastfeeding Week, I have an incredibly beautiful breastfeeding/babywearing necklace available for one of my lucky readers. The necklace comes to us all the way from Estonia, and is made of Apple wood and 100% cotton. Wooden beads are naturally antibacterial, and are nice for babies to play with or chew on. "Breastfeeding & [...]

By | 2017-10-25T16:16:50+00:00 August 5th, 2015|Breastfeeding, Giveaways|0 Comments

World Breastfeeding Week 2015

Breastfeeding success is not determined entirely on a simple, "yes I'm going to breastfeed", or "no, I don't think I will breastfeed." Certain systems are put in place which can either support and enable breastfeeding, or they can restrict the success greatly. I really think the hyper sexualization of the female breast causes a lot [...]

By | 2017-10-25T16:16:50+00:00 August 4th, 2015|Breastfeeding|0 Comments