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Parenting With Loving Guidance

S. Nelson, USA From infancy on, children need loving guidance which reflects acceptance of their capabilities and sensitivity to their feelings. – La Leche League International philosophy statement I was raised in a home where there was a… Read More

My Family, My Support System

Lauren, Florida This is my family’s story of our journey to feed my beautiful girl. I say it’s my family’s story because I truly could not have breastfed my daughter without my amazing support system! I hope that… Read More

Will A Complicated Birth Affect Breastfeeding?

Recently, an expectant parent reached out to La Leche League USA about having a potentially complicated birth and whether the birth experience and potential separation immediately after birth could affect the start of breastfeeding. Kailyn asked, “I’ve had… Read More

Looking Back: Nursing Two

Barbara Pfeifle, Lexington, Kentucky Originally published in the January-February 1973 issue of La Leche League News. Editor’s Note: The first issue of La Leche League News, the bimonthly publication for members, was published in 1958. The name changed to New Beginnings in… Read More

Reading Recommendations: La Leche League USA (Goodreads) Bookshelf

Have you ever come away from a La Leche League Series Meeting thinking about a question that was asked or a topic discussed and thought that you’d like to explore it further? Or perhaps you’ve liked a social… Read More