breastfeeding

Time to #EndMommyWars? A Review of Similac's New Video

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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, and now she's here to give you advice for dealing with the challenges of being a working and pumping... Read more

8 New Products To Help Breastfeeding Moms #WorkPumpRepeat

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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

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

Working Motherhood: Now With Pooper Scoopers!

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This week, a woman flying from Boston to DC was told by a United Airlines employee to pump breastmilk in the airport's pet relief area. “She said you can go to the bathroom. And I said the bathroom is not sanitary,” said the woman, Liz Meagher Cooper. “She said we also have a... Read more

‘The Mindy Project’ Gets Real On Breastfeeding In Public

Mindy Kaling breastfeeding on the subway on 'The Mindy Project'NBC Universal
Motherhood is often represented on television, but breastfeeding? Not as frequently, and not always in realistic ways that call attention to struggles real moms face. When The Mindy Project decided to have Mindy Kaling’s character Dr. Mindy Lahiri become pregnant last season, they committed to a tough task: portraying motherhood. But rather than taking this new... Read more

A Working Mom's Best Bets For Baby Registry

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Breastfeeding pro and working mom extraordinaire Jessica Shortall is sharing her tips for navigating the ins and outs of baby registry. And lucky for you, you can win several of her baby gear picks (mentioned in the breastfeeding & working mom section of this post) by participating in our Work.Pump.Repeat Twitter sweepstakes TODAY.... Read more

New Army Breastfeeding Policy Balances 'Needs Of Mother With Needs Of Mission'

Army moms breastfeeding in uniformTara Ruby Photography
Army moms know how to fight -- and win -- a battle. While the intention of the Fort Bliss soldiers who posed for a photo while breastfeeding their babies in full uniform was intended to normalize breastfeeding, the aftermath had even more tangible results. Effective immediately, the army has issued a service-wide breastfeeding policy,... Read more

Coco Rocha Responds To Formula Haters: 'My Milk Went Dry'

Coco Rocha daughter drinking formulaCoco Rocha via Instagram
After using the text message-based service GoButler for a baby formula delivery, model Coco Rocha took to Instagram to give the company a glowing review. But she inadvertently walked into one of parenting's most hot-button issues: formula feeding vs. breastfeeding. https://instagram.com/p/75rAqRhzza/?taken-by=cocorocha Strangers attacked Rocha for using formula instead of breast milk to feed her nearly-six-month-old... Read more

We Can't Even Have Donuts? A Review Of The Breastfeeding Ad Campaign

Baby breastfeeding donutPediatric Society of Rio Grande
You guys, I had the most awkward moment the other day. I was sitting on a park bench, breastfeeding my baby. I had just eaten a big bag of Skittles, because this is America. I have kind of a forceful letdown, so my baby pulled off and next thing I knew, Skittles were shooting out... Read more

'Breastfeeding Goddesses' Take To The Streets Of Chicago

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Talk about traffic-stopping. Dressing up for the occasion, a group of moms took to a busy Chicago street for the ultimate breastfeeding photo shoot. The gorgeous photo is the handiwork of Ivette Ivens, the same photographer that brought us the glamorous Breastfeeding Goddesses images. This new photo will be included in the Breastfeeding Goddesses book, Read more