Momzelle bientôt sur la côte ouest américaine (Momzelle soon in the West Coast)

Je rentre tout juste d’un voyage d’affaires en Californie. Quelle belle région ! Momzelle sera bientôt représentée sur la côte ouest américaine et j’en suis très fière. J’imagine que j’aurais dû écrire cette entrée en anglais, mais après avoir passé les derniers jours entièrement dans la langue de Shakespeare, j’avais besoin de me retrouver. Vincent … Continue reading “Momzelle bientôt sur la côte ouest américaine (Momzelle soon in the West Coast)”

Salma Hayek Breastfeeds an African Baby

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lp6wpmqVMsk] Two things to say about this. First, go Salma ! This is really encouraging for breastfeeding women in third world countries (and here), as such a celebrity nursing in public gives a very positive image of breastfeeding. Secondly, it seems like cross-nursing and wet nursing are coming back in trend. Apparently there is even a … Continue reading “Salma Hayek Breastfeeds an African Baby”

She’s Not a Supermodel, She is a Star

  Now that I’ve started talking about the various campaigns promoting breastfeeding awareness, I am not going to stop ! This one, ¨Be a Star¨ has been running for a little while in UK cities where the breastfeeding initiation rate is low. It brings glamour back into breastfeeding, showing that you can be pretty while … Continue reading “She’s Not a Supermodel, She is a Star”

It’s all about boobs.

They Weren’t Put There Just to Hold Up a Strapless Dress. I love how this Infact Canada poster promoting breastfeeding plays with the various functions of a woman’s breasts. It is hard to read in such small characters, but is is written ¨Contrary to popular belief, breastfeeding after childbirth won’t affect your breast size, shape … Continue reading “It’s all about boobs.”

Did you know about the Code ?

This is something that I first read a while back on the Nourri-Source website, (a good breastfeeding resource/support for Quebec mothers), but it is Dr. Jack Newman’s book The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers that really got me thinking. Over 20 years ago, the World Health Organization published the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk … Continue reading “Did you know about the Code ?”

Cool breastfeeding video

This video used to be on the previous version of Momzelle’s website and I am really sad it is not there anymore. It is such an amazing and nice video promoting breastfeeding, I thought I’d share it with you here. Enjoy ! [youtube=http://ca.youtube.com/watch?v=942FRjAJhxU]