I am breastfeeding a 2 ½-year-old toddler, and I have no problem doing it in public. In fact, I am so proud and glad that I am still breastfeeding that I have a breastfeeding counter on the bottom of my blog page! You would expect strangers to give me looks, but I actually have to justify my choice to friends and family more and more lately.
Why do I still breastfeed? Because Landon still wants to and asks for it, I love the bond we have through it and the convenience — and most importantly, I do it because it benefits Landon’s and my health! Unfortunately, the benefits for the mother are so often overlooked or not even known, I thought I’ll share with you some statistics about the amazing health benefits for breastfeeding moms: (Read More)