Archive for "Aug 2016"

28.Aug.2016 Breastfeeding Through Adversity

Poppy was born in the Spring at home. It was one of the most beautiful births I have ever seen. Her mother Jen and father Marty labored together with such love.  They radiated joy when Poppy was born. Nursing was not an easy start for these three. Even though Poppy had enjoyed all the benefits […]

26.Aug.2016 Work and Breastfeeding

So many of the moms who birth with us return to work while breast feeding. I thought I’d chat with someone who has first hand experience of breastfeeding and working. Meet Tara. Tara nursed both of her children. She also worked. With her second baby, Tara started a new job in her sixth month of […]

08.Aug.2016 The BIG Latch On!

  Thanks to everyone who stopped by the BIG Latch On this past Saturday. Many, many thanks and congratulations to the Gallatin Breastfeeding Coalition for all their work. The BIG Latch is a Coalition effort and it was great to see so many supporters of breastfeeding on Saturday. [The Coalition is very active in our […]

03.Aug.2016 Milk Donation Is Easy!

August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month. We love breastfeeding here at the Birth Place. One of the ways that we support mothers and babies is to act as a Milk Donation Station. We can help a woman become a breast milk donor and can ship her milk to the Milk Bank. Babies in need can then […]

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