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A Successful Breastfeeding Story

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After a very interesting and beautiful birth, our first latch was what dreams are made of. She had a big, wide-open mouth, perfect positioning: a perfect, painless latch. I was glowing with pride as I watched (and heard) my sweet baby getting a nice full belly.   We spent two full days in the hospital, mostly […]

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Are you sabotaging your breastfeeding experience?

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When it comes to breastfeeding, everyone is an expert, yet no one knows how to make it work- often times this results in inadvertently sabotaging their breastfeeding journeys. Ironically, most governments support six months of exclusive breastfeeding, but sabotage this recommendation by providing only 45 days of maternity leave after birth (and some moms have […]

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Looking for Volunteer Blog Contributors

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Are you interested in joining our team of volunteer blog contributors? In 2015, our project began with a few passionate moms in NYC. United together, they were excited to support other women and normalize breastfeeding. Since then, our small breastfeeding community has blossomed around the world. While our photo shoots and Big Latch On events […]

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Our very first NYC Big Latch On 

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I think that the best words to describe the way I feel at the moment would be “pure happiness and satisfaction”, I’ll tell you why… – Exactly two weeks ago we decided to jump in the wagon and organize our very first Big Latch On in NYC with the help of my co-hosts Lisa Maloney […]

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