Go With The Flow Breastfeeding

I was getting ready to post this on Twitter, but figured I had too Much to say, so I’m making it a blog post. It’s no secret that I’m a breastfeeding advocate, having nursed all three of my children for various lengths of time, plus all the breastfeeding pictures I’ve posted on the blog, the […]

Two Years

Samuel is two years old today. Can you believe it? I can’t! The 2nd birthday is harder for me than the first….they’re still babies at one. I wish I could explain what it is about this 2nd year that’s so difficult for me. Maybe it’s the ever growing independence, or the dramatic change in facial […]

My Breastfeeding Story: Part Three

Here are part one and part two of my breastfeeding story.******** When I was pregnant with Samuel I would often daydream about nursing my newborn baby.I had successfully breastfed my previous two children for different amounts of time, and I had overcome some challenges with Nakiah, like eczema, cutting dairy out of my diet. With […]

Wordless Wednesday: Black Mothers & Breastfeeding

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From The Archives & Three Must See Videos on Breastfeeding

African Madonna and ChildSantamariaOil on Canvas photo credit. I first wrote this post back in 2009. Reading over it again before I link back to it…I can’t believe I ever nursed my baby in the bathroom! How we change over time. Here is our breastfeeding story: part one. **********There is an amazing video over at […]

Mahogany Monday: World Breastfeeding Week

 Mahogany Monday shows how mothers of color live a natural, mahogany lifestyle (i.e. breastfeeding, homeschooling/unschooling, babywearing , clothdiapering, adhering to a vegetarian/vegan diet, etc.) Share your link below in the comments and/or on the Ning site.********* We’re going on 14 months of breastfeeding. I am so proud!We had some challenges in the beginning, and I’m […]