The first six weeks of breastfeeding are undoubtedly the most difficult. Before I had kids, I figured breastfeeding is natural so it couldn't be that hard. I was so wrong. In the first six weeks, you are not only responsible...
For the past five years, I have photographed mothers feeding in public locations as part of the Public Breastfeeding Awareness Project (PBAP), a global photography campaign to erase the stigma around public breastfeeding. I breastfed, and I formula fed...
It all started the minute my youngest daughter was born. The second they popped her out to greet the world, there she was in all her pissed off glory. For a solid twenty minutes while the nurses took her...
Breastfeeding is a beautiful, natural way to provide amazing nutrition and bond with your baby. It can also be the source of so much frustration, pain, and disappointment for new moms. If there was one thing that intimidated me...
Warning: What you are about to read is a true, no-holds-barred account of a typical pumping day for this working and breastfeeding momma. It's not pretty, but it's true. All of these experiences have really happened, though (thankfully) not...
You're almost there girl! The end is near and you're counting down the days to your due date. Your go-bag is packed by the front door with everything you think you need. Or is it??? There might be a...
Breastfeeding has been extraordinarily easy for us, right from the beginning. My girl was born, placed on my stomach, and she somehow army-crawled her body up to my right breast and latched on right away. I've never had to...
Every August the world shifts its focus to breastfeeding. I am one of dozens of photographers for the Public Breastfeeding Awareness Project, a global activist campaign that aims to normalize public feedings through documentary styled images. I am very...
I knew from day one that I would give my all to breastfeeding twins. And, I also knew that I would have to if I wanted to nurse two babies. I read as many books as I could find...
The numerous posts on Facebook can't help but remind me that this month is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month. And, as much as I would love to climb to the top of the mountain to exclaim, "I was successful at...

In + Around St. Augustine

Learning to Love a Florida Fall

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Leaves falling on the ground, football, apple pie baking, PSL, and Hocus Pocus continuously playing on my tv — all signs that fall is...