Why Breastfeeding is a Feminist Issue

Obviously, we don’t know anything about the motives of the individuals who first developed infant formula. Perhaps their only goal was to provide an alternative food source for infants of women who, for whatever reason, could not breastfeed themselves and did not have access to a wet nurse. I would like to believe this option rather than the other possibility, which is a bit too … Continue reading Why Breastfeeding is a Feminist Issue

You know you’re a breastfeeding mom when…

Hi! Welcome to the Breastfeed, Chicago! blog! I am going to assume that if you are here, it is because you are someone who breastfeeds your child or is interested in breastfeeding.  Who knows, maybe you just typed “breasts AND Chicago” into Google and ended up here. In any case, this is a fantastic blog to support breastfeeding in our city. If you are like … Continue reading You know you’re a breastfeeding mom when…