Category "Breastfeeding"

I do not heart breastfeeding.

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Here’s a dirty little secret: I kind of hate breastfeeding sometimes. Well, maybe just a dirty little secret in the circles I run in. Don’t get me wrong: I think that breastfeeding is one of...

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Attachment parenting gets a bad rap. Sometimes that’s because of the “crazy” celebrity goings-on that get reported in the news — like that did you know Blossom still breastfeeds her kid who is like 8? ZOMG! Or that that lady from Mad Men ate her own placenta? SO weeeirrrdd! Sometimes though that exposure is what...

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In honor of World Breastfeeding Week, I decided to round up some of the best breastfeeding memes — just to remind you that sometimes there are lolz in it. Check ’em out: Source Source Source Source Source Source Source Have you seen some good breastfeeding memes? Share them in the comments so that we can...

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This video has been making the rounds, and it’s fantastic. It says a lot about the double standard we have created for the baring of breasts in public: OK for advertising but taboo for breastfeeding. OK for titillation but taboo for nourishment. It also speaks to the politicization of formula feeding and the healthcare ramifications...

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I’ve been seeing a lot of women share their breastfeeding stories lately, and it occurred to me that I haven’t shared mine and that maybe I should. To be honest, I wasn’t sure I was going to be able to breast feed. I experienced sexual abuse as a child, and I still have a lot...

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Tracy Anderson thinks you have a “disaster” body. And she thinks it’s all your fault because you’re a lazy sow who didn’t have the good morals to start whipping your ass back in shape immediately after you went through the life-changing and energy-draining experience of pushing a small human through your vagina. Damn your cries...

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