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Supporting a Positive Nursing Experience With Relaxation Tips and Herbal Breastfeeding Supplements

When breastfeeding is going well, it can be one of life’s most fulfilling experiences. When it is not, it can be extremely frustrating for mom and sometimes for baby as well. There are times when a number of factors can add up, leaving a new mother worried that her breastfeeding journey will continue to be difficult. These factors can… Continue Reading >




How Breastfeeding Colonizes the Healthy Microbiome of Your Baby

For many years we thought of our intestines – also known as our gut – as a pretty boring place. Our gut's responsibility was solely to digest food and absorb nutrients – an important but rather mundane conveyor belt of digestion.But it turns out that our gut is actually a command and control center for our immunity, representing an… Continue Reading >




Get to know Lavender

Lavender. The mere mention of the plant evokes sunshine, fields of vibrant purple-blue flowers, and its signature, unmistakable scent.One of the oldest documented herbs, lavender has a fascinating 2,500-year-old history dating back to the Egyptians, who used it to produce healing ointments and perfume, and as a balm for mummification… Continue Reading >




Breastfeeding Supports and Protects Maternal Mental Health

On the heels of Mother’s Day and in an effort to recognize the seriousness of depression during and after pregnancy, May has been declared National Maternal Depression Awareness Month.For many women and their families, pregnancy and the birth of a child are times of excitement and joy – that’s what most of us envision when someone is… Continue Reading >




Your Breast Milk and Motherlove Herbal Supplements

 Breast milk is the most complete food for babies, containing the perfect balance of nutrients that are essential for a baby’s growth and development. Many experts, including the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the World Health Organization (WHO), recommend that women breastfeed exclusively for six months and continue… Continue Reading >




The Sustainability of Breastfeeding: Protecting Both Babies and Mother Earth

It has become widely recognized that breastfeeding is the cornerstone of a child’s healthy development. In addition to containing all of the vitamins and nutrients your baby needs, breast milk supports your baby’s immune system and brain development. However, breastfeeding is also a cornerstone for something just as important but something… Continue Reading >




Motherlove’s CEO, Silencia Cox, to speak at Women Leading Green

For almost  30 years, Motherlove Herbal Company has focused on providing the best quality products for pregnancy, birth, and breastfeeding, while maintaining good stewardship of the environment. Right from the start, our body care products have been produced in glass containers that can easily be recycled or repurposed, unlike plastic… Continue Reading >




At Motherlove, it’s Earth Day 365 Days a Year

Every year around this time, it seems appropriate to remind our customers how important good stewardship of the earth is to us. Sustainability is in everything we do, and here at Motherlove, Earth Day happens every single day of the year.Within our Colorado community of Fort Collins, Motherlove participates in Trees, Water & People’s… Continue Reading >




Motherlove honored for helping abused and at-risk children

Realities For Children, an alliance of over 225 local Northern Colorado businesses that fund the unmet needs of Larimer County children who have been abused, neglected or are at-risk, has awarded Motherlove with the Beyond Business Award at the 20th Annual Realities For Children Awards Gala hosted on April 8th. For 20 years, The Realities… Continue Reading >




Fighting for Women: Guest Post From The Badass Breastfeeder

Before I had children, I saw my body as solely a sexual resource. The feedback that I got from the media, ads, TV, movies, men and women alike, was overwhelmingly positive. I got the message that I was “womaning” correctly. I never saw any use for my body beyond working out and having sex. And no one was banging my door down to convince me… Continue Reading >




You can now find Malunggay (Moringa) at Target.com!

We are thrilled to announce that Malunggay (Moringa), Motherlove’s newest herbal supplement for lactation support, can now be found on Target.com, along with your other Motherlove favorites!This leafy tree, often found in favorite Filipino recipes, has long been referred to as nature’s “miracle tree” for its therapeutic, medicinal, and… Continue Reading >




Common Toddler Breastfeeding Problems

So you’re nursing a toddler, huh? I bet you didn’t even plan to do that! So many of us just find ourselves doing it. And when we find ourselves here we find there are whole host of new obstacles to overcome. Breastfeeding a toddler or small child is nothing like breastfeeding a newborn. I have found breastfeeding to be a great parenting… Continue Reading >