Archive for February, 2009

Small but hungry

February 28, 2009

nicole-brossNicole Bross breastfeeds her tiny baby, who sucks the nourishing milk hungrily. Can anything better exemplify the love between a mother and her baby?

Eyes locked on mom’s face

February 28, 2009

tammy-mcinnis-maguire-duperronTammy McInnis Maguire-Duperron nurses daughter Iza on her second birthday. I love the rapt attention in Iza’s eyes as she feeds from Tammy’s breast! Tammy, who currently nurses her 2-year-old and 4-month-old children, said she continued to feed Iza until she self-weaned at 43 months.

Stunt nursing?

February 27, 2009

acrobaticHelen Schwalme’s toddler son uses an unorthodox pose to take his nourishment from her breast in this picture. She deserves credit for the “stunt nursing” term that I used in the title. It’s great when the natural process of breastfeeding is also fun for the mother and child.

Enjoying the meal

February 27, 2009

6-months-bfSarah Gaff’s baby enjoys a meal from the best source possible — mom’s breast!

Togetherness

February 26, 2009

angela-elliott-with-husband-and-sonA mother, father and baby make for a great family picture — especially when the mother is nursing the baby. Angela Elliott’s husband joins her as she breastfeeds in this photograph.

Multitasking mom

February 26, 2009

morag-york-checking-e-mail-while-nursingBreastfeeding doesn’t have to cramp a woman’s style! In this photo, Morag York laughs as she checks her e-mail while her baby nurses happily.

Happy mom

February 25, 2009

dione-lepitre-klassenDione Lepitre Klassen has a great reason to be happy as she nurses her baby. Breastfeeding is a time of joy for a mother.

Closeup of mom feeding baby

February 25, 2009

jacqui-thompsonJacqui Thompson concentrates on her baby while breastfeeding. The infant, meanwhile, concentrates on the nourishng, refreshing milk provided so naturally.

Multipurpose carrier

February 24, 2009

kerry-eadyThis carrying device not only helps Kerry Eady take care of her little one, but also is a help with breastfeeding.

Absorbed in feeding

February 24, 2009

cathy-nicholsCathy Nichols looks lovingly on her baby, who is focused on the nourishment mom’s breast provides.