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"Cafe Au Lait" — an online resource area and blog/discussion group for nursing moms! Stay tuned for upcoming announcements, fun stuff and events to celebrate breastfeeding!  You can also follow this blog by:

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Making our Milk Safe!!! Earth Day 2010

April 22nd, 2010

Is breast milk the best for babies? ABSOLUTELY. Is it also contaminated with toxins? YES. Is our whole body and entire eco-system contaminated with toxins that are slowing poisoning us? YES. Here's a group that is bringing attention to this horrible reality "Make our Milk Safe".
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Got a Breastfeeding Story? Tell it to the World!

April 20th, 2010

Tell your Breastfeeding Story! The world needs to know!
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Another Fun Mom-Invented Product - Milktrays!

April 12th, 2010

I love finding fun new products for nursing moms! Taking care of a new baby can be a very demanding time, and pumping and storing breastmilk can also be time consuming, so anything that makes that process easier is a winner in my book! Check out the super "coolio" Milktrays product from Sensible Lines!
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"Breastfeeding Older Children" - A Book that can Change your Life!

March 30th, 2010

It's not often a book comes around that can truly change how you think about things. "Breastfeeding Older Children" by Ann Sinnott is such a book. Compelling, thought-provoking and well-researched, this book has the potential of changing a culture. If it finds an audience .....
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Don't Fall into a "Booby Trap"!! These Ladies "GET IT"!!!

March 30th, 2010

Last year at the ABC Show in Las Vegas, I had the great pleasure of meeting Danielle and Bettina, founders of the "Best for Babes" organization whose mission is to "To help moms beat the "Booby Traps"-the cultural & institutional barriers that prevent moms from achieving their personal breastfeeding goals. To inspire, prepare & empowerâ„¢ moms. To give breastfeeding a makeover and give moms the solutions they need to make it work!"(from their website).
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Choosing to Exclusively Pump .... A Problem or a Choice?

March 25th, 2010

If a mom chooses not even to try breastfeeding because she's 'not comfortable with it" , is it just a lifestyle choice... or is it a symptom of a deeper problem? Is it anyone else's business???
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Salut Bonjour! MoBoleez Breastfeeding Hats on Quebec Morning Show ...

March 22nd, 2010

Imagine our thrill when one of our retailers, Eco-couche in Quebec City, Quebec, sent us a link showing our products featured on a major French Language Morning Show airing all over Quebec.
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Top Ten Valentine's Gifts for New Moms

February 4th, 2010

yes, love is in the air... what to get the new mom for Valentine's day. (Moms, you might want to email a copy of this to your special someone ...)
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It is NOT normal for Breastfeeding to Hurt ..

January 14th, 2010

In a culture awash with mis-information and myths about breastfeeding, it's time to set some of them straight! In this article, Diane talks about the myth that 'it's normal for breastfeeding to hurt..."
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Why I hate this Ad ....

January 12th, 2010

Diane takes on the latest "Got Milk" campaign that features two 1 yr old babies and a Hollywood mom....
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