Happy Holidays !

We will be closed for the holidays, starting at 5PM today. The Quebec snow banks are waiting for us ! All orders for Momzelle nursing clothing passed between December 23rd and January 3rd will be processed on Monday January 4th. Thank you for checking out the Momzelle blog, we very much appreciate it. Happy Holidays … Continue reading “Happy Holidays !”

Breastfeeding in Mongolia

Wow, a friend of mine forwarded me this article and it is absolutely amazing.  It is very long, but if you are looking for some breastfeeding inspiration, this is for you ! What would it be like to nurse in a place where everyone embraced it? A Canadian living in Mongolia finds out. by Ruth … Continue reading “Breastfeeding in Mongolia”

Breastmilk is never recalled

It is impossible to eliminate all contaminants from the manufacturing process of artificial baby food and each year hundreds of recalls are issued all over the world. You may want to look into your cupboards, as the latest one was issued nation-wide by Heinz for one if its baby cereals (details below). In the worst … Continue reading “Breastmilk is never recalled”

A midwifery practice needs help

I invite you to read/sign the petition for the return of the Albany Midwifery Practice in Peckham, south of London. You do not need to be from there to sign ! It’s easy, quick, and if it can make other women’s lives better, who’s the merrier ? Here is how they describe their practice: The … Continue reading “A midwifery practice needs help”

Win a Momzelle nursing top !

This is your chance to win a Momzelle nursing top (the warm v-neck in black, value $50). Thanks to A giveway everyday for organizing it ! You can enter the giveway until December 15th by following the instructions given here. Here is a small bit of what Hollie, the reviewer, says of her experience with … Continue reading “Win a Momzelle nursing top !”

World AIDS Day: the UN urges HIV-positive nursing mothers to take ARVs

Today is World AIDS Day (well, it was yesterday, Dec. 1rst) ! Monday, the United Nations sent out a press release recommending, for the first time, that mothers take antiretroviral drugs while breastfeeding to prevent transmission. They recommend earlier start of the treatment, even before symptoms appear, for everyone, and also for pregnant women and … Continue reading “World AIDS Day: the UN urges HIV-positive nursing mothers to take ARVs”