Breastfeeding in the heat

One of the things that has always impressed me with breastfeeding is that even when it is really really hot outside, your milk is all your baby needs to stay well hydrated. Breastmilk adjusts to a baby’s needs and will become more watery when it’s hot out, so you do not have to give water … Continue reading “Breastfeeding in the heat”

Sweeten your day with this breastfeeding quote

Really sweet! “With his small head pillowed against your breast and your milk warming his insides, your baby knows a special closeness to you. He is gaining a firm foundation in an important area of life—he is learning about love.” The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, originally published by La Leche League in 1958

How to answer the question: “Still nursing?”

Situation: “I am nursing my one-year-old. We usually nurse at home (in the morning and in the evening because I work during the day), but we do have occasions when we nurse in public, especially the weekends, or in the presence of extended family members. Although I know for myself the health and emotional benefits … Continue reading “How to answer the question: “Still nursing?””

Get thinking with today’s breastfeeding quote

Yes, that’s right, breastfeeding is more than milk! I think this quote is rather thought provocative, probably because of the use of the three letter word. But hey, what did you do to get pregnant in the first place? There are moments like this when I feel very prude and I wonder why. The quote … Continue reading “Get thinking with today’s breastfeeding quote”

Michelle Obama promotes breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is recommended by the White House Task Force on Childhood Obesity as one one of the ways to reduce the risk of childhood obesity (1 out of 3 American kids is now overweight or obese). The 100 pages report, released yesterday by Michelle Obama, focuses on having a good start in early childhood. Increasing … Continue reading “Michelle Obama promotes breastfeeding”

Momzelle is featured in a clip!

Lianne Castelino, from www.whereparentstalk.com, showcases a few exhibitors from the Babytime show in this clip. Momzelle is one of them (the last thirty seconds)! Click on the video below to hear Christine’s short presentation of what Momzelle is about. By the way, Christine wears the Momzelle nursing round neck tee in red ($45)!

WIN a nursing top! Exclusively on Facebook.

I have the great pleasure to announce that 5 new Momzelle prints are now available for purchase on www.momzelle.com. Check them out, then share  your favorite on the wall of the Momzelle Facebook page (exclusively). One lucky fan of Momzelle will win her favorite design! All Facebook entries received before Monday, May 10th at midnight, will … Continue reading “WIN a nursing top! Exclusively on Facebook.”