So now that National Breastfeeding Month has come to an end, what happens now? When I attended the Black Breastfeeding Summit at the Charles H. Wright African American Museum in Detroit, I was thinking about this. I was wondering what happens after breastfeeding month ends. What have I learned from this experience? And how can… Continue reading 6 Ways We Can Support Breastfeeding Mothers
The month of August is National Breastfeeding Month. Each year women across the United States and the world celebrate and share their journey breastfeeding their babies. Breastfeeding advocacy groups, lactation consultants, peer coaches and other breastfeeding supporters plan many events to raise awareness and support to educate women and the public about the importance of breastfeeding… Continue reading Why We Should Celebrate Black Breastfeeding Week
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day March in Nashville, Tennessee January 2014 It was a very enriching learning experience for my children. They were very excited to take part in the event, and I was very excited to have them participate on a wondrous field trip!