Big Latch On 2017

What is the Big Latch On? It is a celebration held annually over two days during World Breastfeeding Week (August 1st – 7th).  This year the Big Latch On takes place on August 4th and 5th.  It is an event that aims to protect, promote & support breastfeeding families. It endeavors to do this by: Providing … Continue reading “Big Latch On 2017”

Cafe owner bans breastfeeding!

“Breastfeeding … use a cloth or something to cover yourself or you will be refused service or asked to leave,” the sign read. A lesson in human rights and the power of social media Within days, there were hundreds of comments on the cafe’s facebook page denouncing the sign.  The owner quickly took it down and … Continue reading “Cafe owner bans breastfeeding!”

Spring-Summer 2017 Collection

Did you see those beautiful rays of sunshine ? The return of warm weather inspires us to get out our most beautiful shirts, especially our beautiful dresses that have been sleeping in the back of the closet. Here at Momzelle, we have also been inspired by the beautiful weather and warmth has invaded our spring-summer … Continue reading “Spring-Summer 2017 Collection”

A Breastfeeding Journey in the 21st Century

This is a guest post written by Denielle Kennett. She is a first-time mom to her daughter Lennon and lives in St. Petersburg, Florida with her husband and two rescue dogs. She is the founder of It Takes a Village, a community dedicated to helping parents survive the first 12 weeks with their newborn baby … Continue reading “A Breastfeeding Journey in the 21st Century”

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 Documentary… Coming Soon!

I just love Ricki Lake!  Before I was even pregnant, I watched The Business of Being Born and was a changed woman.  It really opened my eyes to the idea of choices in birth and feeling empowered.  Due with number two in a few weeks, I anticipate meeting my child on our terms! Ricki’s newest … Continue reading “Breastfeeding Documentary… Coming Soon!”

Breastfeeding in Public

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 nursing in public. Please … Continue reading “Breastfeeding in Public”

My Favourite Nursing Wear…Of Course!

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 your favorite nursing wear. … Continue reading “My Favourite Nursing Wear…Of Course!”

Breastfeeding at a Wedding

Babies and weddings, not exactly a popular combination! I would say it fits somewhere between walking onto an airplane with a baby and asking for a high chair at a steakhouse. Last month we attended a wedding with our three month old daughter.  I will admit to all kinds of anxiety as we walked into … Continue reading “Breastfeeding at a Wedding”