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Mark Your Calendars: August 15 is Public Display of Breastfeeding Day! [UPDATED]

Photo: Guardian UKPhoto: Guardian UK
Join The Bump and Boppy boob-olution! Breastfeeding Awareness Month here! On August 15th, moms everywhere will breastfeed in public to celebrate in our second annual Public Display of Breastfeeding (PDB) Day. Why make a big deal out of breastfeeding in public? To empower moms and show the world that if a mom chooses to read more

How I Weaned My Baby Off Breastfeeding Without Regret

Photo: Veer / The BumpPhoto: Veer / The Bump
The single craziest experience of my life took place on Saturday, February 11, 2012. It was four days after our daughter was born, and we had spent the week in a hazy hospital fog, full of elation, bewilderment, and more than a little Vicodin. Everything was going well, except for the fact that my milk... read more

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

Photo: Shutterstock / The BumpPhoto: Shutterstock / The Bump
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

A Stylish Nursing Cover? Yup, It Exists

reno rose pirose nursing cover
We can all spot a nursing cover the moment a breastfeeding mom pulls it out of her diaper bag, right? Not necessarily. Check out the Pirose by Reno Rose. It's a nursing cover, meets shawl, meets capelet, meets scarf. And we're totally loving, not only its many uses (multi-tasking products are the... read more

Hilarious New Mommy Halloween Costumes

My husband is dressing as Captain Ameda, breast pump avenger.My husband is dressing as Captain Ameda, breast pump avenger.
My Facebook page currently features an image of a mom in a Wonder Woman costume nursing Baby Superman. Not surprisingly, I am a breastfeeding momma myself, currently approaching month eight with our little girl, Evie. While a red satin bustier does sound appealing in terms of being able to easily whip out my boob on... read more

Mark Your Calendars: August 15 is Public Display of Breastfeeding Day!

Photo: Veer / The BumpPhoto: Veer / The Bump
Join the boob-olution! On August 15th, moms everywhere will breastfeed in public to celebrate Public Display of Breastfeeding (PDB) Day. Why make a big deal out of breastfeeding in public? To empower moms and show the world that if a mom chooses to breastfeed, it's her right to feed her baby whenever and wherever she... read more