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My tits are tired: breastfeeding, social media and shame.

I’d like to make this as quick as possible, because I don’t really want to spend any more time – mine or yours –  having to defend the brelfie, my right to share breastfeeding photos (or just photos in which I happen to be breastfeeding), or just….breastfeeding in general.  I’m tired of talking about my…

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Breastfeeding and IQ… It’s a no-brainer! – *Guest Post*

In this #FeministFriday guest post, Hannah Perkin looks at what is really failing women in their breastfeeding journeys.   This article is a response to the recent  piece from The Independent on the breastfeeding/IQ study by Dr Bernardo Lessa Horta at the Federal University of Pelotas in Brazil. I found the article incredibly difficult to read, and…

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16 awesome feminist and/or family Facebook pages to follow – #FeministFriday

So it’s #FeministFriday, but since it’s also International Women’s Day this coming Sunday (March 8th), this #FeministFriday (the first, in case you think you missed something) is dedicated to feminist, family and feminist-family-focused Facebook pages of awesomeness that I not only follow in a dedicated fashion, that that I heartily recommend you do, too. But…

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#MotheringMonday – Breastfeeding Selfies: Why, and why not? *Guest Post by Emma Taylor*

What do you think of this picture? OK with that? Just a cute picture of a newborn baby, right? How about this one? Still fine? Still a cute baby, this time asleep and snuggled up to Mummy. What about this? Is the boob bothering you? Or is it still a nice picture of a baby,…

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