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By Happy Human Pacifier | Shining the Spotlight on Nursing Moms

Amber Necklace Babies Teething

<i>Barbara, my lovely, pro-active cousin in Australia sent me an amber teething necklace for my son when he was a newborn.</i><p><i>At that stage, I didn’t even</i> …

Breast Milk Storage Guidelines

<i>I was one of those very fortunate Moms who did not have to go back to work while I was breastfeeding my son. And so I never had to learn to how to</i> …

Breast Feeding

How to Raise Compassionate Kids

How to Raise Compassionate Kids?<p><i>What a brilliant question! And certainly one I have been asking myself since becoming a parent.</i><p><i>When my son was a</i> …

Consciousness

Pumping Breast Milk Tips

Heather and her two energetic boys<p>If you have been following <b>Heather Grace</b> at <b>The Pumping Mommy</b> like I have, you may be in for a surprise… Heather …

Ways Increase Milk Supply

<b>Guest Post by Rina of Living with Low Milk Supply</b><p>There are various things that can cause low milk supply in breastfeeding, but do you realize that …

Gifts for Breastfeeding Mothers

Let’s face it. A lot of us—guys and girls—are hopeless when it comes to finding gifts for special occasions. Birthdays are a little bit less …

Human Milk for Human Babies

<b>Ashley Clifford’s gorgeous</b> <b>Instagram post</b> <b></b><b>of 30</b><b>th</b> <b>January</b> <b>is going viral right now.</b> (See the image she posted above)<p>It’s already reached <b>Pop Sugar</b>,</b> …

Divorce and Breastfeeding

I heard of a very sad case a few months ago. A breastfeeding Mum was in the final throws of divorce proceedings and the Judge ruled in favour of dual …

Countries with Paid Maternity Leave

Free Image Source: Pixabay<p><b>Did you know that the USA is one of 4 Countries in the world that does not Guarantee their Moms Paid Maternity Leave?</b><p>But if …

Tandem Nursing Twins

<b>Melinda’s Story Continued from Breastfeeding in NICU…</b><p>Chris (my hubby) and Tristan (our son) came to pick us up, and Tristan, was oh! So fascinated by …

Breastfeeding in NICU

<b>Melinda’s son, Tristan, had just turned 2 when her twins, Amelie & Connor, were born 8 weeks premature… here is Melinda’s touching story…</b><p>People don’t …

World Prematurity Day

Tomorrow is <b>World Prematurity Day</b>, and Happy Human Pacifier will be celebrating by honouring a very strong and courageous Mom who gave birth 8 weeks …

Medela SNS vs Lact-Aid

If I were to import anything into South Africa, it would be the <b>Lact-Aid Deluxe Nursing Trainer System.</b> Simply because the only <b>Supplemental Nursing</b> …

Considering Adopting and Nursing? Read On…

If you are considering <b>ADOPTING A CHILD</b> and <b>INDUCING LACTATION</b> so that you can <b>BREASTFEED YOUR ADOPTED CHILD</b>, then this article is for <b>YOU</b>. Keep some …

Induced lactation 3 month old baby

<b>Breastfeeding Our Adopted Daughter</b><p><b>Guest Post by Louise</b><p>I’ve been meaning to sit down and write this blog post for months now… and I have kept putting …

Lactation without Pregnancy

After interviewing a <b>dedicated Mom who breastfed her adopted baby</b>, I was really keen to meet the IBCLC (International Board Certified Lactation …

Inducing Lactation without Pregnancy

This is the true story of a Mom’s dedication and commitment to breastfeeding, and the unexpected reward she received… what could be more precious, …

About Us

Who’s in? Join our Community<p>Nominate a Mom. Email us on: <b>moms@happyhumanpacifier.com</b><p>Read our featured interview on South African Mom Blogs<p><b>A note from</b> …

7 Important Life Lessons I Learn Everyday from my Son

1. Benjamin teaches me Patience… on our morning or evening walks Ben can sit on his little black bike for what feels like ages, waiting for cars to …

Tandem Breastfeeding a Toddler and a Baby – Kelly Urban's Beautiful Story

Meet Kelly Urban, a tenacious nursing Mom who will gladly sacrifice her own needs to ensure her children have their needs met.<p>Interviewing Kelly, I …

Parenting

Tandem Breastfeeding Celebration

Our first event was a casual picnic in the park.<p>We invited everyone on our mailing list and everyone on our Whatsapp group. 1 Gran, 5 Moms, 5 …

Introducing… Happy Human Pacifier Events | Happy Human Pacifier

We’ve been collecting stories of Inspirational Nursing Moms, and we’ve noticed that Nursing Moms are simply not getting enough recognition.<p>This is …

Reasons stop breastfeeding

There’s a lot of fuss being made at the moment in the media, and even in government level all around the world, about breastfeeding in public. I …

Extended Breastfeeding Pros and Cons

Does any first time Mom ever set out to breastfeed beyond a year or two? I suspect not. Most expectant Mothers say they’d like to <i>try</i> breastfeed, but …

Breastfeeding Toddlers Benefits

<b>We met Dr. Ilana Joubert by happy accident...</b><p><i>We were out for tea and a playdate one morning, when Benjamin was about 20 months old. There was a</i> …

World Breastfeeding Week: Stunning and humorous photos of moms breasfteeding

Nursing mothers know that when a baby is hungry, you feed it.<p>But despite the necessity of feeding a hungry baby, reports of mothers being shamed or asked to stop breastfeeding in public places are often reported in the news.<p>This week marks the annual World Breastfeeding Week, which was first …

Breast Cancer

Undue attachment to parenting gurus? | Letters

As a woman and as a mother I take issue with several arguments put forth in your article on attachment parenting (Never let me go, Weekend, 30 July). I am most disturbed by the presentation of attachment parenting, or AP, as “maternal masochism”. This comparison mocks the life-and-death struggles …

Breastfeeding Toddlers

<b>Guest Article by Danielle Pen Cherryvaise</b> – Author of <b>The First Law of Attraction</b> and <b>Thoughts Operating Manual</b><p><b>Special Thanks</b> to <b>Pamela Solyom</b> of <b>PS</b> …

Hilarious

<i>Feel like a good laugh today?</i><p>This video always has me in stitches… <b>Women: Know your Limits</b><p>I wish I was half as clever as the lady in this video – have …