Big Latch On 2015 Breaks Record!

World Breastfeeding Week 2015 – August 1st-7th Wow, what a turnout!  This year a record breaking 14,889 children were counted breastfeeding for the one minute, worldwide Big Latch On at 10:30am on July 31st and August 1st!  An incredible 654 locations were registered across 28 countries.  Go mamas! The Big Latch On is a global … Continue reading “Big Latch On 2015 Breaks Record!”

The Breastfeeding Cover-Up

This is not a post about nursing covers. This is a post about breastfeeding support. It is about those who consider themselves breastfeeding supporters, what a breastfeeding mother considers supportive and the often huge disparity between the two. I married into this company (my husband and his sister started Momzelle together, just as he and … Continue reading “The Breastfeeding Cover-Up”

Breastfeeding Slows Us Down…In the Best Way Possible

Breastfeeding Past Infancy As my son quickly approaches his fifteenth month breastfeeding, I am suddenly very aware of how active he is!  He isn’t just walking, he is running to keep up with his older sister.  He is squirming to get out of my arms to play with toys.  He is constantly banging on the … Continue reading “Breastfeeding Slows Us Down…In the Best Way Possible”

Breastfeeding see, Breastfeeding do!

First of all, hello again!  I blinked and suddenly I have a nine month old son and an entire summer and fall without a blog post!  But I am back and plan to keep this space updated on all things breastfeeding and Momzelle 🙂 My daughter has grown into the role of big sister just … Continue reading “Breastfeeding see, Breastfeeding do!”

Here we go again…Breastfeeding a new baby!

It has already been over a week since the birth of my second child.  Time goes so fast!  I have been transported back to those early days of motherhood and back to the beginning of a breastfeeding relationship.  It has been two years since I was cuddled with a newborn, spending the days skin to … Continue reading “Here we go again…Breastfeeding a new baby!”

The Best Baby Gift

This post was written by a guest blogger, my mom!  I’m honoured to have her attending the birth of my second child (any day now, I’m forty weeks this week!) as both my mother and my doula.  Here she shares her experience as a grandmother, mother, doula and former breastfeeder.   The best gift for … Continue reading “The Best Baby Gift”

My Breastfeeding Success

Welcome to The Breastfeeding Cafe Carnival! This post was written as part of the Breastfeeding Cafe’s Carnival. For more info on the Breastfeeding Cafe, go to www.breastfeedingcafe.wordpress.com. For more info on the Carnival or if you want to participate, contact Claire at clindstrom2 {at} gmail {dot} com. Today’s post is about breastfeeding success stories. Please … Continue reading “My Breastfeeding Success”

Wordless Wednesday – Babywearing

Welcome to The Breastfeeding Cafe Carnival! This post was written as part of the Breastfeeding Cafe’s Carnival. For more info on the Breastfeeding Cafe, go to www.breastfeedingcafe.wordpress.com. For more info on the Carnival or if you want to participate, contact Claire at clindstrom2 {at} gmail {dot} com. Today’s post is babywearing photos. Please read the … Continue reading “Wordless Wednesday – Babywearing”

My Lactation Life Saver

How a lactation consultant saved my breastfeeding relationship It’s been almost a year and a half since the Sunday afternoon that I met Deb.  Deb is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and was the most influential and supportive person I met on my breastfeeding journey.  I only knew her for two hours, but that was … Continue reading “My Lactation Life Saver”

Wordless Wednesday – Breastfeeding Photos

Welcome to The Breastfeeding Cafe Carnival! This post was written as part of the Breastfeeding Cafe’s Carnival. For more info on the Breastfeeding Cafe, go to www.breastfeedingcafe.wordpress.com. Today’s post is breastfeeding photos. Please read the other blogs in today’s carnival listed below and check back for more posts July 22nd through August 4th!     … Continue reading “Wordless Wednesday – Breastfeeding Photos”