In the Kitchen
  • We completely weaned SJ from breasteeding about a month a half ago. My goal was for us to go for 2 years and I’m over the moon that we made […]

    Pancakes: fluffy, quick and vegan

    We completely weaned SJ from breasteeding about a month a half ago. My goal was for us to go for 2 years and I’m over the moon that we made […]

  • I recently starting buying most of our produce from a buying club lately. We’re on bad terms with the food coop because someone (not me!) couldn’t keep up with his […]

    Turning edamame into hummus

    I recently starting buying most of our produce from a buying club lately. We’re on bad terms with the food coop because someone (not me!) couldn’t keep up with his […]

  • I’ve been making variations of the cashew cream to compliment meals lately. Curry cashew cream 1 c raw cashews soaked for 3-4 hrs, rinsed 1/2 c water 1/4 tsp garlic […]

    Curry cashew cream

    I’ve been making variations of the cashew cream to compliment meals lately. Curry cashew cream 1 c raw cashews soaked for 3-4 hrs, rinsed 1/2 c water 1/4 tsp garlic […]

The Brown Mamas Breastfeed Project
  • It’s been way too long since I updated the blog. I have great news to share. Jeanine and I expanded the Brown Mamas Breastfeed project into a book and website […]

    Exciting endeavors

    It’s been way too long since I updated the blog. I have great news to share. Jeanine and I expanded the Brown Mamas Breastfeed project into a book and website […]

  • Over the past couple of days, the interwebs have been all atwitter about the promotion of this breastfeeding doll: The doll simulates suckling at a woman’s breast when it is […]

    The Breastfeeding Doll is Coming for Your Daughter

    Over the past couple of days, the interwebs have been all atwitter about the promotion of this breastfeeding doll: The doll simulates suckling at a woman’s breast when it is […]

  • CALL FOR BOOK SUBMISSIONS UPDATE: SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO October 1, 2011 Please send submissions to: liquidgoldbook[at]gmail[dot]com Liquid Gold: Black Mothers on Breastfeeding Mother’s Day 2011, two mama bloggers swarmed […]

    Liquid Gold: Call for Submissions

    CALL FOR BOOK SUBMISSIONS UPDATE: SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO October 1, 2011 Please send submissions to: liquidgoldbook[at]gmail[dot]com Liquid Gold: Black Mothers on Breastfeeding Mother’s Day 2011, two mama bloggers swarmed […]

  • The impetus for the Brown Mamas Breastfeed Project was a dormant one for months.  Each time I got a nasty glare, surprised look, or harsh word from a stranger about […]

    BMB: My Story

    The impetus for the Brown Mamas Breastfeed Project was a dormant one for months.  Each time I got a nasty glare, surprised look, or harsh word from a stranger about […]

  • Breeze Harper & Sun Harper-Zahn (new-born) How long have you been breastfeeding? or How long did you breastfeed? I only have one child so far but am still breastfeeding him […]

    BMB: Breeze & Sun

    Breeze Harper & Sun Harper-Zahn (new-born) How long have you been breastfeeding? or How long did you breastfeed? I only have one child so far but am still breastfeeding him […]

  • Toya & daughter My daughter is 15 months old and we are still nursing. She was exclusively breastfed for 8 months before introducing solids. Breastfeeding was the only option for […]

    BMB: Toya & Daughter

    Toya & daughter My daughter is 15 months old and we are still nursing. She was exclusively breastfed for 8 months before introducing solids. Breastfeeding was the only option for […]

  • Sheli & Nahla 13 mos in first photo…10 mos in last one My son Daniel is 17 he breastfed until 36 mos; my daughter Keri is 14 she breastfed until 30 mos […]

    BMB: Sheli & Nahla

    Sheli & Nahla 13 mos in first photo…10 mos in last one My son Daniel is 17 he breastfed until 36 mos; my daughter Keri is 14 she breastfed until 30 mos […]

  • Denene & Babies In black shirt, with Mari, about age 4 months How long I breastfed Mari: I breastfed Mari for 12 months (I pumped for an additional two) The […]

    BMB: Denene & Babies

    Denene & Babies In black shirt, with Mari, about age 4 months How long I breastfed Mari: I breastfed Mari for 12 months (I pumped for an additional two) The […]

  • Lea & Janessa with their Babies How long did I breastfeed that babe for: 3.5 years. I tried to wean her gently and finally had to go cold turkey. Mama […]

    BMB: Friends Lea & Janessa with Babies

    Lea & Janessa with their Babies How long did I breastfeed that babe for: 3.5 years. I tried to wean her gently and finally had to go cold turkey. Mama […]

  • Tara & Alex @ 7 weeks How long have you been breastfeeding? From moment of birth it has been 7 weeks Why did you choose to breastfeed? I chose to […]

    BMB: Tara & Alex

    Tara & Alex @ 7 weeks How long have you been breastfeeding? From moment of birth it has been 7 weeks Why did you choose to breastfeed? I chose to […]

  • Tanashia & Mariah @ 13 months Mariah is 16 months now and is still nursing.  I nursed my first baby for 14 months.  I always knew I would breastfeed my […]

    BMB: Tanashia & Mariah

    Tanashia & Mariah @ 13 months Mariah is 16 months now and is still nursing.  I nursed my first baby for 14 months.  I always knew I would breastfeed my […]

  • I’m Nicole and my son is Ethan. (age 9 months in the photo on the bench, age 21 months in the photo with me in the gray t-shirt). How long […]

    BMB: Nicole & Ethan

    I’m Nicole and my son is Ethan. (age 9 months in the photo on the bench, age 21 months in the photo with me in the gray t-shirt). How long […]

  • Cynthia & Ziona @ 17 months How long have you been breastfeeding? or How long did you breastfeed? How long–her whole life, 18 months Why did you choose to breastfeed? […]

    BMB: Cynthia & Ziona

    Cynthia & Ziona @ 17 months How long have you been breastfeeding? or How long did you breastfeed? How long–her whole life, 18 months Why did you choose to breastfeed? […]

  • Amber & Jonathan I chose to nurse because I wanted to nourish my child with the best possible nutrients & share the truest bond known to mother & child. I […]

    BMB: Amber & Jonathan

    Amber & Jonathan I chose to nurse because I wanted to nourish my child with the best possible nutrients & share the truest bond known to mother & child. I […]

  • Tangela Walker-Craft with 2-year-old daughter Time Breastfeeding: 2 Years I decided to breastfeed because  it was the most natural and healthy way to nourish my daughter. What I Loved About […]

    BMB: Tangela & Daughter

    Tangela Walker-Craft with 2-year-old daughter Time Breastfeeding: 2 Years I decided to breastfeed because  it was the most natural and healthy way to nourish my daughter. What I Loved About […]

  • Tina & Marcus @ 1 day old How long have you been breastfeeding? or How long did you breastfeed? Marcus is only 1 month old but all of my babies […]

    BMB: Tina & Marcus

    Tina & Marcus @ 1 day old How long have you been breastfeeding? or How long did you breastfeed? Marcus is only 1 month old but all of my babies […]

  • I’m Shaniqua, and my son is “DJ.” In the first photo DJ is 1 day old we are still in the hospital room recovering. In the second photo where DJ […]

    BMB: Shaniqua & DJ

    I’m Shaniqua, and my son is “DJ.” In the first photo DJ is 1 day old we are still in the hospital room recovering. In the second photo where DJ […]

  • Celeste & Isaiah @ 11 weeks I love the idea of this project! Coming up I can only remember seeing one person breastfeed. Despite that breastfeeding was a no-brainer for me. How […]

    BMB: Celeste & Isaiah

    Celeste & Isaiah @ 11 weeks I love the idea of this project! Coming up I can only remember seeing one person breastfeed. Despite that breastfeeding was a no-brainer for me. How […]

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