This past spring, the United Nations-affiliated World Health Organization was apparently the setting for a previously unthinkable battle between the United States and basically the rest of the world.…And just what was the cause of this major showdown? Global epidemics, perhaps? No: The fight was over a resolution supporting the use of breast milk. Yes, really. According to The New York Times, the U.S. delegation to the World Health Assembly worked hard to dilute a resolution which was designed to highlight the importance… >> Read More
Comedian Ali Wong's hilarious stand-up special, Hard Knock Wife, premiered on Netflix on Mother's Day.
Wong rose to fame with her first comedy special, "Baby Cobra," filmed when she was pregnant…with her first daughter. In Baby Cobra, Wong candidly joked about dating, "trapping" her husband, miscarriage, and sex. Named as one of the best stand-up specials of 2016, Wong was declared "a tremendous, uncompromising, lewd comedian with a point of view and style that deserves to be celebrated." Similarly, Hard Knock Wife was filmed when… >> Read More
Yesterday, the Senate finally voted to change an antiquated rule, and now babies under age 1 are allowed on the Senate floor during votes. The vote, which was unanimous, also allows senators with…babies to breastfeed during votes. This is all largely thanks to Illinois Sen. Tammy Duckworth, who recently gave birth to her second child. This makes her the first U.S. Senator ever to have a baby while in office. (Whaat?) After the vote, Duckworth said that being a mom shouldn't make anyone's job harder: "By ensuring that no… >> Read More
Jenna Jameson is not one to hide things. I mean, yes, she is a former porn star, so she's used to baring all in that way. But we're talking about how candid she has been about her struggles with…alcoholism and the process of her conversion to Judaism, which she did before marrying her Israeli husband, Lior Bitton. Jenna often professes her love for kosher food and for her religion on social media. Shameless selfie... but I gotta show of my cute shirt from @proudjewstshirts #weremember A post shared by Jenna Jameson (@jennacantlose) on Jan… >> Read More
You probably don't need another reason to love Target. But you just got one: The retail giant recently announced that they're adding pumping and nursing rooms to their "next generation"…stores. True, nursing a baby in a store's dressing room is a fairly tried-and-true mom trick. But now, Target's new and newly remodeled stores will feature dedicated nursing rooms. So far, about 40 locations nationwide have the discrete space, located near the fitting rooms, that appear to include a comfy chair and footstool. Such upgrades… >> Read More