breastfeeding

Donald Trump Was Right: Removing A Liquid From Your Body At Work Is Disgusting

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Meet Jessica Shortall, 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. Pre-order her upcoming book by Abrams, “Work. Pump. Repeat: The New Mom’s Guide to Breastfeeding and Going Back... Read more

Join the Boobolution: Support Moms Breastfeeding in Public

boobolution-breastfeeding-in-publicTomasz Bilinski
There’s a Boobolution brewing! Breastfeeding Awareness Month starts Aug. 1, but we’re kicking off celebrations early with an invite to join our fourth annual Boobolution! On Aug. 7, moms everywhere will be breastfeeding in public, and we’re asking you to share this pledge to show that you plan to do the same. Read more

Bride Celebrates Wedding Day By Breastfeeding With Bridesmaids

Bride and bridesmaids breastfeeding on bedLindsay Palmer
One bride's breastfeeding photos are stealing the show. Jaime Riddell spent the morning of her wedding getting ready with her three best friends, who were serving as bridesmaids. But amidst the hair and makeup, the ladies -- who each gave birth within a year of each other -- made time to nurse their babies. And photographerRead more

The Latest Vote for Breastfeeding in Public

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Victoria Donda Perez just set a new benchmark for public breastfeeding–not to mention multitasking! Earlier this month, Perez brought eight-month-old daughter Trilce to work. But this was not your average cubicle farm—since Perez, 37, is a politician, her office that day happened to be a parliamentary session at the nation’s capital. And when duty called... Read more

'I Was Kicked Out Of My Breastfeeding Support Group'

Meet Jessica Shortall, 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. Pre-order her upcoming book by Abrams, “Work. Pump. Repeat: The New Mom’s Guide to Breastfeeding and Going Back... Read more

Blake Lively Shows The 'Perks' Of Breastfeeding (Photo)

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It looks like Blake Lively is getting a jump start on the #Boobolution (stay tuned for details of our annual breastfeeding initiative, throughout August). This morning, The Age of Adeline star shared a photo on Instagram highlighting the 'perks' of breastfeeding on her Instagram account. Not sure what she means? There's a good chance she's referring... Read more

What Moms Think Of Target's Breastfeeding Policy

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Have you seen Target's updated breastfeeding policy? The store's clear support for nursing moms has us feeling pretty excited. The policy gained attention after nursing support group Breastfeeding Mama Talk posted an image from Target's employee handbook on its Facebook page. Here's what the policy reads: Guests may openly breastfeed in our stores or ask where... Read more

Pumping On A Business Trip? IBM Has You Covered

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Big news from Big Blue: IBM plans to launch a new service to ship breast milk from moms traveling on business trips home to their babies. Like several other companies, IBM is seeking to improve its female retention rates (although the corporation has seen a 562 percent increase in the number of women executives since... Read more

Reasons NOT To Breastfeed In Public -- Do You Agree?

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Kristina Kuzmic is calling for breastfeeding moms to put their boobs away. Don't get mad! It's all part of the comedian's sarcastic approach, aimed at highlighting the ridiculousness and hypocriticalness of shaming breastfeeding in public. "We don't live in a society where it's ok to just show part of your breasts or cleavage... Read more

Is It Even Okay To Ask About Breastfeeding Anymore?

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Meet Jessica Shortall, 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. Pre-order her upcoming book by Abrams, “Work. Pump. Repeat: The New Mom’s Guide to Breastfeeding and Going Back... Read more