It's World Breastfeeding Week and I'm going to celebrate by applauding all moms who have nursed their children and also all moms who wanted to nurse but circumstances didn't allow them to and the moms who donated milk so other babies can thrive and all moms who sought donor milk for their babies. Breastfeeding sometimes does take a village -- support for breastfeeding moms is more important than some may realize.
I am incredibly grateful for the advice I got, especially in the early days of breastfeeding my twins. The books and articles I read, the friends that supported me, my husband -- all proved to be key in what kept me going. That and of course my desire to nurse my children to give them the very best.
So in order to help all moms, I've compiled some of the best articles on breastfeeding to support you in the earliest days, months, and into toddlerhood.
And articles from our Breastfeeding 101 Series:
I hope you find this helpful! How will you celebrate World Breastfeeding Week? What breastfeeding challenge are you currently overcoming?
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