Archives
Categories
Archives
Contact La Leche League International

Tag: meeting


Charlotte Southren Features

Rebecca H. McCormick, Fairfax, Oakton, VA, USA Photo: Charlotte Southren Unwittingly, the author of the opinion post “My Body, My Choice” paraphrased the mission of La Leche League: “Every woman who wants to breastfeed should be able to do so, with full medical, legal and social support.” Many mothers come to La Leche League meetings with some variation on the same story. They wanted to breastfeed...

Read More


United States Breastfeeding Committee Features

Photo: United States Breastfeeding Committee Updated July 7, 2016   Knowing what to expect in a good breastfeeding helper can make all the difference when you are looking for support with challenges   La Leche League is a great place to find help and encouragement from knowledgeable and caring mothers. If your difficulties exceed our skills, we will know where to refer you. After having supported thousands...

Read More


High Heels and Lipstick Mothers' Stories

Rachel O’Leary, Cambridge, UK Photo: Emma & Josiah Lisa Scott Photography   Clickety-clack, clickety-clack. Must be ten o’clock. There goes Carol from up the road in her high heels, lipstick bright, hair neat, covers on the pram spotless.  I twitch the curtain so she can’t see me—still in my dressing-gown, hair all over the place, house covered in laundry—and sit on the stairs to feed the...

Read More