Mother Breastfeeding her Baby, by Louis Fleckenstein, c. I am going to write a series about breastfeeding. For many women, myself included, breastfeeding is one of the most challenging aspects of new motherhood.
liquidnight: “Mothers arms are made of tenderness, and sweet sleep blesses the child who lies within.” —Victor Hugo, Les Miserables Pictorialist Style Mother Holding Child, Platinum print, circa 1915 [Photo from the Rodger Kingston Collection]
A Few Seconds Before Happiness, 1955 Austrian Boy Receives New Shoes During WWII source A Victorian Couple Trying Not To Laugh While Getting Their Portraits Done, Girl Playing For Her Dog Best Friends source Brownie Gets The Milk As Blackie Waits
I pray I can be brave enough to have this attitude in the most loving way possible with my next. My biggest challenge was stress of covering up and leaving the room. My biggest breastfeeding mistake was letting others come before my baby.