breastfeeding

Breastfeeding Personal Trainer Pioneers 'Breastercising'

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As mom of six, Sharny Kieser knows a thing or two about multitasking. And as personal trainer, she knows a thing or two about exercising. So while her latest Facebook photo went viral, it's really nothing out of the ordinary for this active mom. "I caught Sharny multitasking today. In public. ‪#‎breastercising‬," her husband,... Read more

Cleavage vs. Breastfeeding: A Social Experiment

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Bear with us as we run through the litany of reasons why breastfeeding in public is ay-ok: It's natural, it's your right, you're not bothering anyone, the public is used to images of breasts inundating movies and advertisements, and so on. But as this new JoeySalads video demonstrates by highlighting each of those points,... Read more

Equinox Commits To Breastfeeding In Public

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If working out is one of your New Year's resolutions, you're definitely not alone. Ready to lure in a whole new batch of aspiring gym-goers this year, Equinox just released its newest ad campaign. And "Commit to Something" is about more than working out. In fact, it encompasses breastfeeding.   While... Read more

The Best (And Worst) Breastfeeding Moments Of 2015

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It’s been an interesting year to be a boob, to own one or two of them and to try to use them to produce food for a baby. Women all over the place are doing the daily diligence of reclaiming the normalcy of breastfeeding—in public, in private, on a yacht, in a wooded glen filled... Read more

Mom Lands On Facebook's Naughty List After Breastfeeding On Santa's Lap

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Mall Santas have stepped up their game this holiday season. One Kris Kringle posed for some sweet naptime shots rather than risk waking a sleeping baby. Another St. Nick unexpectedly started signing with a little girl who has problems verbally communicating. But a final Father Christmas is making waves for helping to facilitate... Read more

15 Most Talked About Breastfeeding Images of 2015

Army moms breastfeeding in uniformTara Ruby Photography
We think it’s safe to dub 2015 as the year of public breastfeeding. Maybe we’re biased because of our #Boobolution campaign, but it’s always empowering to see moms celebrating their right to nourish their children—and not letting public judgment get in their way. Look back at the images that got the world talking this... Read more

After Breastfeeding Complaints, Restaurant Turns The Tables

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It's a story we hear again and again: Mom needs to nurse baby in public. Mom gets scolded for breastfeeding in public. Mom shares her story on social media. People get outraged. At first, that was the story shaping up for El Patio, a Houston restaurant. But there's a happier ending than you're expecting. Last week,... Read more

Mom Looks Her Critics In The Eye In Viral Breastfeeding Photo

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Another photo of a mom proudly breastfeeding in public is making the rounds online. And this one's a little different. It's not glamorous. It's not intended to change a policy. But it is meant to call out critics. "Earlier today I posted this picture of my son and I breastfeeding uncovered in a public restaurant," Ashley... Read more

Springfield, Missouri Officials Unveil Method To Keep Breastfeeding Moms Covered Up

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Breastfeeding pro and working mom extraordinaire Jessica Shortall is a working mom with a career dedicated to the intersection of business and doing good. As the former Director of Giving for TOMS Shoes, she literally circumnavigated the globe with a breast pump. Here she shares the new products that will help moms navigate the two. Check out... Read more

Mom Breastfeeding In Public Gets Mugged

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“I’m trying not to breastfeed outside anymore." That's the word from 39-year-old Elena Sobina, who was mugged at knifepoint in a Manhattan park on Oct. 30. Her six month old, Kelly, had just fallen asleep while nursing around 5:30 p.m. in Washington Heights's Fort Tryon park. “I was very relaxed,” Sobina, who likes the neighborhood because... Read more