Category: Breastfeeding

How To Handle Breastfeeding Criticism

Breastfeeding has become such a controversial topic, has it not? It’s truly amazing how something to necessary and natural has become the brunt of so many silly jokes and arguments. Today’s post is about those pesky comments and opinions we’ve all gotten (or will soon get) from family, friends, and even bold people we pass […]

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Mr Rogers and Breastfeeding

Today is Fred Roger’s Birthday! In honor of our dear neighbor, this Milk Mama is excited to post a clip from a Mister Roger’s Neighborhood episode that dealt with breastfeeding. The show was discussing food, and, of course, where else can you start but the beginning – what do babies eat? It’s a pretty cute […]

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Seriously…What’s So Hard About Covering Up?

There is a ton of debate on breastfeeding in public, from men and women alike. The main problem? People just don’t want to see it! I can’t count the number of times I’ve read or heard someone saying “Why is it so difficult to cover up?” I’ve heard it from guys, from women who haven’t […]

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When Should I Stop Breastfeeding?

The question of when a mother should stop breastfeeding her child has been debated for decades (and I’m sure much much longer!!). Every mother, at some point in her breastfeeding journey has been asked when she’ll be done with it. Additionally, I have no doubt that each of you mamas out there are asking yourselves […]

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How To Increase Breastmilk Supply The Natural Way

Breastmilk… …why does it seem so elusive? It’s this  natural liquid that magically appears in our breasts, but for some reason, doesn’t stay or increase like our littles need it to! Barring other issues such as Lip Ties, Tongue Ties, or plugged ducts, there are fantastic natural ways to help increase your breastmilk supply. 🙂 […]

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10 Incredible Facts About Breastfeeding You Probably Didn’t Know

No matter how many kiddos you’ve boobed (yes…I made that word up. Thing is…Google didn’t underline it… ) there is going to be “that one.” My latest rug-monkey had me typing “Breastfeeding Problems” in every search engine I could find. Here are ten of the most basic things to know about breastfeeding that no article […]

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Increasing Low Milk Supply

Low milk supply has got to be the most frequently typed Google search for new breastfeeding mothers. I certainly wore out the keyboard typing it with my second kiddo. No matter how many pregnancies we have, the uncertainties remain the same: is he eating enough? Is there enough milk in there? What if he’s still […]

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Breastfeeding Resources

 MilkMomology’s Breastfeeding Around The World Directory  Here is a culmination of many websites, phone numbers, and locations where you can find breastfeeding support in your area! HELP IS AVAILABLE! Every mother should be given the chance to find help with breastfeeding, and the following establishments offer just that. International International Lactation Consultant Association – Find […]

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WBW 2015: Get Involved!

Welcome to your World Breastfeeding Week 2015 activity schedule! There are many companies participating in this week’s festivities. Twitter Parties #BigBFParty – Host is Holistic Moms National and will include sponsors like Bamboobies and Earth Mama Angel Baby. Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 @ 9PM EST Hashtags #WBW2015 #breastfeeding #MaternityProtection #WomenandWork Websites http://worldbreastfeedingweek.org/ (WABA – World Breastfeeding […]

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World Breastfeeding Week Giveaway!

Hi friends! It’s time for a giveaway! To celebrate World Breastfeeding Week, I’ve teamed up with Mrs Patel’s to bring you not one – but THREE great products to win! The first two products come from my own Etsy Shop: Prize #1: A set of newly designed nursing cozys. Fight clogged ducts, mastitis, and pain […]

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