Meet the Creator of “Tree of Life” Breastfeeding Photos, Read Praise by PicsArt App, Enter BFMT Photo Contest

Last week breastfeeding broke the internet and put a dent in servers worldwide when a mom and photographer decided to create and share an edited photo of a her breastfeeding selfie, also known as a #brelfie, displaying a tree and ...

Many Thanks To 12 INCREDIBLE Moms Who Helped Bring the Normalize Breastfeeding Tour to Life: Our Commitment Starts With Breastfeeding Families

When I started this project in June 2014, I had no idea the type of impact it would have on so many families around the world. I was asked very early on if we had local chapters for mothers to find support. At the time we did not, ...

Philadelphia, PA – Normalize Breastfeeding Tour

I touched down in Philadelphia just in time to celebrate Black Breastfeeding Week with one of our local chapters. If I were to tell the stories behind HOW we plan these tour stops that would be another blog in and of itself! I ...

New Orleans, LA – Normalize Breastfeeding Tour: Up Against Some of the Lowest Rates in the Country

Normally, I fly in on a Thursday so that I have time to get settled. For this particular location, I felt that it was important to consider the needs of my family first. I made arrangements to change my flight to leave on Friday ...

San Diego Judoka Breastfeeds Toddler at California State Games: Featuring Heisei Judo Dojo at Southwestern College

If you are following my personal profile on Facebook you know that I have been training Judo at the Heisei Judo Dojo in Chula Vista twice a week for more than a year! I have been making an effort recently to be more consistent with ...

Countless Black Breastfeeding Moms Share Gripping Dad-With-Baby Photos: Community Trail Blazers: Mocha Milkies Cafe - Breastfeeding Support for Black Moms

It is undeniable when you turn on your television today, that you will see and hear about negative stories regarding black men in the media. Day after day, month after month, year after year, the body count grows in street wars and ...

“I always trusted my instincts.”: Featured Photographer - Linn Memran Photography

Hi, I’m Linn. I am a 38-year-old mother. The mother of Mia. Her birth took about 5 hours, from the time we left home to head over to the hospital. I was clear with my partner to not let them give me epidural. When the pain ...

After 22 Breastfeeding Photos Reported, Mom Seeks a Policy Change From Facebook: Mom Thoughts On #Brelfie Harassment

Breastfeeding has taken over social media during the last 5 years and only for the past two years has Facebook created a policy that “supports” breastfeeding for mothers to share their breastfeeding images, without having ...

Breast Milk Jewelry – New Year’s Giveaway: Indigo Willow Breast Milk Jewelry & Keepsakes

Let me start by saying breast milk is AWESOME. Not only is it the perfect blend of nutrients and antibodies, it has anti-viral, anti-fungal, and disease fighting properties. Breast milk can be used to treat eczema, pink eye, sties, ear ...

11 Candid Photos Ode to Normalizing Black Breastfeeding Week: #BBW15 // #NormalizeBfing

Last week, I planned to capture professional quality self-portraits for Black Breastfeeding Week to share on social media. However, the convenience of smart phone photography was unbeatable and I challenged myself to only use my mobile ...

Celebrate Breastfeeding Laws & Raise Awareness About The Laws That Don’t Exist: Breastfeeding Law Awareness Day, August 10th

It took a significant amount of planning to develop the idea for the first International Day to Normalize Breastfeeding. However, most of the difficult work began only one week before the day. We started to receive tons of requests to ...

Third Nurse-In at Idaho State Capitol for National Awareness: End the Discrimination, For Mothers & Babies

After speaking with Boise, Idaho mom, Amy Miller, about the difficulty in attempting to pass statewide breastfeeding laws to protect mothers and children from discrimination while nursing in public, it is now time that we go full swing ...

Episode #3: Black Breastfeeding History Documentary

WATCH LIVE 6/12/15 @ 830am EST   I talk with Afrykayn Moon, mother and breastfeeding advocate about her feature-length documentary film, currently in the funding stage, which focuses on exploring the disparaging breastfeeding ...

WATCH LIVE Nurse-In RE: Kathie Lee & Hoda Label Nursing In Public TMI: Podcast Launch Event

  [videoembed type=”youtube” ratio=”sixteen_by_nine” url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnPgpjtMsJw#” width=”560″ height=”315″ align=”aligncenter” ] ***We ...

Reading About the Benefits of Breastfeeding Helped me Make My Decision: Community Trailblazer, Kristina Pulistar - Founder of Milk for Brixton Project

No one in my immediate family breastfed, I was never around it, in fact I had never even SEEN someone nurse their baby until I was 23 years old. I was a nanny and the mother nursed her baby on her work from home days. It wasn’t ...

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