Category Breastfeeding Today

Dear Readers

Dear Readers, Welcome to the first issue of Breastfeeding Today for 2022 and my last one as Managing Editor. I feel sad having to say goodbye to all of you, but I am grateful to have had the opportunity to…

Leche Que Fluye (Milk that Flows)

Por Marta Leticia Sierra Morales – Hidalgo, Mexico Leche que fluye, leche que mana, Leche de madre que de los pechos Brota. Leche tibia, leche sabrosa Color de nube, leche tan dulce Como el  néctar de flores. Leche que nutre, …

Instinto Materno (Maternal Instinct)

Por Mayra A. Chuil López – Mérida, Mexico Había una vez una futura madre que esperaba con ansias a su bebito. Decidida a darle lo mejor se preparó buscando mucha información. Pasaron los días, de pronto, sin previo aviso, se…

Learning to Share; Sharing to Learn

By Esther Schiedel – Corvallis, Oregon, USA As a La Leche League Leader and as a parenting educator I know the value of parents being able to share their experiences with other parents and to hear about the experiences of…

Book review
101 Boobilicious Moments

By Valentina Attanasio – BT Managing Editor Michelle F. Creeden, 101 Boobilicious Moments, Dorrance Publishing Co: Pittsburgh. 2018. ISBN 9781480958500. Paperback, 121 pages. Have you ever found yourself in a situation that you thought would only happen to you, only…

Greek Mac & Cheese Casserole

By Penelope Karagouni – Athens, Greece (δείτε την ελληνική έκδοση εδώ) The Greek version of mac and cheese! Extremely easy to make and yet so impressive! The taste combination of Greek kasseri cheese with pasta makes this macaroni casserole fabulous.…

Πανεύκολη Μακαρονόπιτα με Κασέρι (Greek Mac & Cheese Casserole – Greek version)

ΤΗΣ ΠΗΝΕΛΟΠΗΣ ΚΑΡΑΓΚΟΥΝΗ, ΑΘΗΝΑ, ΕΛΛΑΔΑ (Check out the English version here) Μια εξαιρετικά εύκολη μακαρονόπιτα και όμως τόσο εντυπωσιακή και γευστική! Ο γευστικός συνδυασμός των ζυμαρικών με το κασέρι κάνει αυτό το πιάτο υπέροχο! Μπορείτε να το κάνετε ακόμα πιο…

Грудне вигодовування в надзвичайних ситуаціях

Адаптовано із статті Амбер Зінгс для Breastfeeding Today. Землетруси трапляються в найнеочікуваніший час. Я теж не планувала потрапити в землетрус 7,8 балів під час відпустки в Коста-Ріці зі своєю сім‘єю. Мені вдалося сховатися з майже дворічною донькою, а потім ми…

Dear Readers

Dear Readers, Welcome to the last issue of Breastfeeding Today for this year! Erin L. O’Reilly’s rhymes from Liquid LLLove are the protagonist of our poetry column: “Limitlessly fluent and affluent / flowing fluid / Luxurious Liniment / Lacteal Love…

Liquid LLLove

By Erin O’Reilly – Missouri, USA Lacteal Lady-Lager Liquid Love Delicious and delightful Logical and Longevous Lofty Liquor Motherlode of Love Lollapalooza Mother Luminary Mamma Labouring to yield Literally succulent Legitimately salubrious Leche of health Longing and Lingering Little One…

Book review
The Recipe For Breastfeeding Support In America

By Valentina Attanasio – BT Managing Editor Erin L. O’Reilly. The Recipe For Breastfeeding Support In America, Healthy Nourishment, LLC: Sant Louis Missouri. 2020. ISBN 97817344388. Paperback, 131 pages. As La Leche League Leaders, we often ask ourselves how we…

Festive Butter Cookies

By Penelope Karagouni – Athens, Greece This is my grandmother’s very old and delicious recipe for butter cookies, which you can make with your children! The secret to their success is to use a very good quality butter. Ingredients for…