Category Archives: Breastfeeding and Pumping

Actress Yaya DaCosta Posts Gorgeous Breastfeeding Pics to #NormalizeNursing Actress Yaya DaCosta Posts Gorgeous Breastfeeding Pics to #NormalizeNursing


I post about Yaya alot on my hair blog (because, I mean, just look at her hair!) but…
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Leila

About Leila

Leila is the founding editor of Baby and Blog. She splits her time between editing hair and culture site, Black Girl with Long Hair, whipping up butters at BGLH Marketplace, and writing here. She adores her husband and two kids, her parents and her friends. But she hates Chicago weather although she is slowly coming to peace with it...

3 Ways Pregnant Women Can Prepare for Breastfeeding 3 Ways Pregnant Women Can Prepare for Breastfeeding


By Alicia Barnes, liciabobesha.com Knowing all of the benefits*  for mother and baby, many women are motivated to…
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About Alicia B

Alicia lives and took a semester of photography in a small college town that often challenges her resolve to live as simply and as stress-free as possible. When she’s not working, rereading the same children’s books, cooking, or wondering how crunchy she’s become, she’s busy updating her site, liciabobesha.com. You can follow her on facebook.

How Breastfeeding Redesigned My Wardrobe How Breastfeeding Redesigned My Wardrobe


I was determined to breastfeed my baby from way before I seriously thought about being a mother. I…
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Didan Ashanta

About Didan Ashanta

Didan Ashanta is the author of "Jamaican Green Smoothies" and a LifeDesigner who blogs about eating your way to vibrant health at DidanAshanta.com. A native of Jamaica, she currently lives in the Tokyo, Japan with her husband and 3-yr-old daughter.

True Life: My Family AND My Lactation Consultant Discouraged Me from Breastfeeding True Life: My Family AND My Lactation Consultant Discouraged Me from Breastfeeding


By Didan Ashanta I gave birth in the maternity unit of a private hospital – the same one that…
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Didan Ashanta

About Didan Ashanta

Didan Ashanta is the author of "Jamaican Green Smoothies" and a LifeDesigner who blogs about eating your way to vibrant health at DidanAshanta.com. A native of Jamaica, she currently lives in the Tokyo, Japan with her husband and 3-yr-old daughter.

4 Tips for Successful Pumping 4 Tips for Successful Pumping


By Alicia Barnes of LiciaBobesha.com Most mothers in the U.S. work outside the home, which means if they’re breastfeeding,…
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About Alicia B

Alicia lives and took a semester of photography in a small college town that often challenges her resolve to live as simply and as stress-free as possible. When she’s not working, rereading the same children’s books, cooking, or wondering how crunchy she’s become, she’s busy updating her site, liciabobesha.com. You can follow her on facebook.

Breastfeeding Mommies: Share Your Advice! Breastfeeding Mommies: Share Your Advice!


Research continues to show how beneficial breastfeeding is. But many new moms continue to be flabbergasted or stumped…
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Leila

About Leila

Leila is the founding editor of Baby and Blog. She splits her time between editing hair and culture site, Black Girl with Long Hair, whipping up butters at BGLH Marketplace, and writing here. She adores her husband and two kids, her parents and her friends. But she hates Chicago weather although she is slowly coming to peace with it...