Lauren Lewis is no stranger to childcare development, having spent over 10 years as a nanny or family childcare provider. She's the wife of a travel geek, mother of two vivacious children, and has an amazing talent for trailing lost things behind her a la Hansel and Gretel. Her passion for lifting up women and advocating for children pours out in her work as a Central Indiana Event Coordinator, Writer, and Social Media Relations Director for Breastfeeding World. Her life is full of busy, crazy and LOUD. It is full of love and hope, ups and downs. And coffee, always lots of coffee- but she wouldn't have it any other way.
We LOVE sharing the breastfeeding love through imagery, which is why we are so passionate about showcasing moms breastfeeding on Instagram, the visual social media network. That’s a lot of boobs and babies. So why is it that Instagram moms #cantstopwontstop when it comes to showing their babies getting that sweet liquid gold? Because visualization […]
It’s the most wonderful time of the year… Jk. It’s cold, miserable, and everyone walks around in a permanent state of grumpy & frozen. But I’m talking about the worst part of this time of year. I’m talking about nausea, vomiting, chills… you know, flu season. As a childcare provider, there are two times of […]
Breastfeeding is and can be the most intimate and beautiful moments you have with your baby. The sleepy dust that follows, the snuggles, the endless hours rocking in a dark room, just breathing in your baby as you nurse. I loved nursing and now, after weaning my 2nd and possibly last baby, I miss it. […]
The Princess Paradigm of Our Youth was simple The princesses we grew up with were beautiful and in love. They were also victims of circumstance. To play princess meant two things. First, you must be beautiful. Second, you must fall in love with a handsome prince. And the prince didn’t matter. Heck, half of them […]
To My Baby Girl, Did you know, that when you were a baby, that I fed you in the bathroom? It seemed so normal at the time. I thought I was being “respectful” of people eating in the restaurant, or shopping at Target. I wasn’t thinking about my immense respect for your tiny form. Granted, […]
Happy Thanksgiving Week Mamas! Our Team of volunteers at Breastfeeding World have been busy. Planning, cleaning, baking, shopping, making lists, checking twice… Let’s just say that’s a good thing that studies now show its okay to breastfeed and knock back a glass of wine! Anyhow, it occurred to Sam, Alexia and I that this mom […]