Posts tagged "breastfeeding"

Breastfeeding Mom Banned From Maryland Gym

A breastfeeding woman in Annapolis, Maryland, has been banned from her gym because she refused to cover up. However, Maryland law says women are allowed to breastfeed anywhere they…

Jessica Wakeman | August 24, 2012 - 5:30 pm

Hot Links: Beyonce’s Bottle-Feeding Brouhaha

Beyonce is getting flack for bottle-feeding Blue Ivy after she posted this photo to her Tumblr. [The Stir]
Soon the Clintons could be Grandpa Bill and Grandma Hillary!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 15, 2012 - 5:20 pm

Mom Sues After Parents Magazine Breastfeeding Video Ends Up On Porn Site

Two years ago, a New Jersey mom filmed an educational video about breastfeeding for Parents magazine’s website and their associated YouTube channel.

Then, to MaryAnn Sahourey’s great horror, some asshole…

Jessica Wakeman | August 9, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Company Tweets Baby Bottles Will Help “Reclaim Your Wife”

Breasts. You may have heard of their alternate use as feeding mechanisms for tiny offspring. You may also have heard of their function in women’s sexual pleasure. But let us…

Jessica Wakeman | July 24, 2012 - 3:20 pm

A Reality Show About Breastfeeding Older Children Is On The Way

On the heels of the Time magazine cover and all the talk about attachment parenting, Collins Avenue,the production company that brought us “Dance Moms” (which I happen to love, that Abbey…

Ami Angelowicz | July 9, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Breastfeeding Military Moms’ Spokeswoman Fired From Her Civilian Job

Last month, the Interwebs were abuzz over pics of with two Airmen breastfeeding in uniform. Terran Echegoyen-McCabe and Christina Luna were not violating a specific policy against breastfeeding, but an Air…

Jessica Wakeman | June 19, 2012 - 9:20 am

Big Ang Counsels Snooki On Boob Jobs & Breastfeeding

Pregnant Snooki is going to poop out a little guido sometime this fall and is turning to someone older and wiser for guidance about breastfeeding. Naturally, the only D-list celebrity…

Jessica Wakeman | June 4, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Air Force Mamas Photographed Breastfeeding In Uniform Called A “Disgrace”

Apparently some people are pissed off about a photograph of two Air Force servicewomen, Terran Echegoyen-McCabe and Christina Luna, breastfeeding their children in uniform, calling it a “disgrace.” What,…

Jessica Wakeman | May 30, 2012 - 5:40 pm

8 Celebrity Attachment Parents

Alanis Morissette has something she thinks you oughta know: she intends on breastfeeding her 16-month-old son Ever until he’s ready to stop, saying that the practice will keep him out of therapy.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 21, 2012 - 3:00 pm

The Soapbox: I Want A Ceasefire On The Mommy Wars

Here it is. The latest in the “mommy wars.”

Because everything is a war these days, it seems. Yesterday, we were talking about the “war on obesity.” I…

Kate Fridkis | May 15, 2012 - 11:00 am

TIME Magazine Goes There With Toddler Breastfeeding Cover

Whoa. Hi there, TIME magazine. You went there, didn’t you?

I’m as pro-breastfeeding-in-public as one can be, but this cover photo the intentional provocation of this cover annoys…

Jessica Wakeman | May 10, 2012 - 11:20 am

Care For Some Breast Milk With Your Oreo Cookie? (NSFW)

On the subject of breastfeeding in public, I’m the most hippie-dippy of the hippy-dippies. Whip those puppies out any place you want, mama!

But one place I’ll agree breastmilk…

Jessica Wakeman | April 19, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Hot Links: Mayim Bialik Breastfeeds Her Toddler, Plus Bad Drunk Confessions!

Mayim Bialik (aka Blossom) explains why she breastfeeds her three-and-a-half year-old son. [TooFab]
Adam Levine finds the fame he has achieved via “The Voice” scary. Oh Adam, I’ll…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 10, 2012 - 5:20 pm

Woman Breastfeeds A Baby That Isn’t Hers, Gets Arrested

Debates have flared over where it’s okay for women to breastfeed, but here’s one location that’s definitely off-limits — inside a stranger’s home with someone else’s baby.
That’s what happened…

Huffington Post Weird News | April 9, 2012 - 5:50 pm

Today’s Lady News: Statewide Breastfeeding “Nurse-In” Happening In Georgia On Monday

Last summer, Nirvana Jennette’s pastor compared her breastfeeding her baby in a Georiga church to stripping. Now she and other breastfeeding advocates have organized a nurse-in on Monday at…

Jessica Wakeman | March 2, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Funny Or Die Removed Comic’s “Obscene” Breastfeeding Skit (NFSW)

… because what is more obscene than feeding your hungry children?!  I mean, UGH.

I am being hyperbolic; the comedy site Funny Or Die was not. Comedian Ahna…

Jessica Wakeman | January 24, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Judge Scolds Mom For Breastfeeding In Courtroom

Michigan mother Natalie Hegedus was sitting in the back of a courtroom breastfeeding her son when a bailiff spotted her and wrote a note to the presiding jude. When…

Jessica Wakeman | November 18, 2011 - 5:40 pm

Breastfeeding Mom Harassed At Public Pool Despite Topless Law

In Norwalk, Ohio, Chrissy Houtz had a stranger take a picture of her while she was nursing her newborn son at the city pool, and they passed it around like…

The Stir | August 6, 2011 - 12:30 pm

Woman Attacks Cops With Breast Milk

Stephanie Robinette, a teacher in Delaware, has been charged with resisting arrest and assaulting police officers. But it’s the weapon she used that is highly unusual. On Saturday night, Robinette…

Kate Torgovnick/ | June 28, 2011 - 11:40 am

How Do We Feel About Cows Producing Human Breast Milk?

I, too, await the cyborg overlords who will colonize the Earth, imprison us all, and incubate alien babies in our fertile wombs.

But what I cannot wrap my…

Jessica Wakeman | April 7, 2011 - 4:40 pm