Mama Minute October 21-26
Top airports for breastfeeding mamas, the politics of breastfeeding, and more in this week’s postpartum news from around the world.
Breastfeeding in the news
The Mamas love to travel, so we are excited that major US airports are now required to offer rooms for breastfeeding and pumping mamas. One of our favorite companies, Mamava, put together a list of the top 10 airports for breastfeeding mamas, Moneyish reports. And now we are ready to book our next trip.
People recently reported that “47 percent of pregnant women have considered quitting for more breastfeeding-friendly jobs” according to a survey conducted by Aeroflow Breastpumps. Amy Nelson’s broke down the politics of breastfeeding on Forbes.com and has a few tips for companies on how to create positive change. Are you in Texas and looking for a Mom-friendly workplace? Sign up for the Pro Mama newsletter!
Why we can’t have nice things
A new mom’s viral post captures our thoughts perfectly. Thanks to Fatherly for sharing.
Postpartum mind + body
Thanks to Romper for the latest post, 10 Rules For Talking About My Postpartum Body. Even though most of these tips should be common sense, we also know how people work.
Major kudos to new mom Maria Jorstad (@triplets_of_copenhagen on Instagram) for sharing what a postpartum body really looks like.