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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

Judge Tells Mom She's Not Allowed To Breastfeed In Courtroom

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You’d expect a judge of all people to err on the right side of the law, but one Canadian on the bench made a bad judgment call about breastfeeding in his courtroom. Last month, 22-year-old Willow Brooks arrived to a courtroom with her 4-month-old son Angelo to support her boyfriend who was facing charges. When she realized... Read more

The Hilarious ‘How To Breastfeed In Public’ Tutorial All Moms Should Watch

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We'd like to think breastfeeding in public is a judgement-free zone, but unfortunately, that's not often the case. All breastfeeding moms have likely experienced the same moment of panic: You’ve finally gone back out into the world and suddenly baby is hungry. Have you ever wanted to feed baby by the public pool, in your airplane... Read more

Breastfeeding Shamer Messed With The Wrong Mom

Conner Kendall didn't set out to be a breastfeeding advocate. But circumstances turned her into a fervent one. The mom was breastfeeding her baby in a T.G.I. Friday's in Terre Haute, Indiana, when, unbeknownst to her, a stranger snapped her picture. He then posted it on Facebook and Instagram, asking others to weigh in on whether... Read more

Angry Strangers Berate a Mom for Breastfeeding in Public (VIDEO)

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A new mother was called a "disgusting pig" for feeding her baby in a public park, a shocking YouTube video reveals. The footage shows the woman quietly breastfeeding her baby on a bench when she is approached by a couple, who begin berating her for showing her breasts in public -- to the... Read more

The New Mom’s Guide to Nursing in Public (and Liking It!)

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As a new mom breastfeeding twins, the first few months were rough for me. I definitely felt like a prisoner in my own body (and home) at times.  Getting out of the house was hard enough, and I also felt pressure to get back home before the next feeding to avoid... Read more

New Luvs Ad Normalizes Breastfeeding in Public

It looks like Luvs supports breastfeeding in public. The diaper company released a new ad which features a mom breastfeeding her baby at a restaurant. The ad is part of a campaign that humorously pokes fun at new mom mistakes, and shows the lessons they learn from them. In the breastfeeding ad, the mother... Read more

Pink Says She Breastfeeds in Public and Will Fight Someone Who Stands In Her Way

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When it comes to celebrity moms, and celebrities in general, there's no one else quite like Pink. The sassy singer isn't afraid to speak her mind, and that's one of the things we love about her. This week, she took her no-filter attitude to talk about an issue that's important to mom: breastfeeding in... Read more