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Podcast:  Facebook vs. The Leaky Boob

We’re very pleased to post an interview with Jessica Martin-Weber, founder of The Leaky B@@b Facebook page and website, on Facebook’s deletion of her page and the pictures and pages of many breastfeeding mothers.Jessica talked to Tanya Lieberman, IBCLC, about what has happened to her page and to the pages of many women who have posted… Continue Reading >




Donor milk banking: A podcast interview with Pauline Sakamoto

We’re very excited to share our first Motherlove Podcast!  This interview, conducted by Tanya Lieberman, IBCLC, is with Pauline Sakamoto, President of the Human Milk Banking Association of North America.The interview answers many questions, including: Can you donate if you have a tattoo or a body piercing?  What happened to milk banks… Continue Reading >




Guest Post: Lisa Marasco Talks about PCOS and Breastfeeding

Our guest blog this week is from Lisa Marasco, MA, IBCLC, FILCA, a board certified lactation consultant both in private practice and for WIC and a contributing editor to Core Curriculum for Lactation Consultant Practice. She is also  co-author of Making More Milk.What is PCOS?PCOS is the leading cause of infertility in women, and it… Continue Reading >




Breastfeeding, Breastfeeding and more Breastfeeding!

People always say this, but it really does seem like time has just flown by the past few weeks. We had an inspiring and energizing experience at ILCA in late July and then World Breastfeeding Week went by in a blur of celebrations and news from the breastfeeding scene. National Breastfeeding Awareness Month is almost over and we’ve been… Continue Reading >




What You Need to Know About Nipple Cream

Motherlove is proud to say our Nipple Cream ingredients are 100% certified USDA Organic. This softening salve for sore, cracked nursing nipples quickly heals skin and relieves discomfort. Motherlove’s Nipple Cream contains extra virgin olive oil, beeswax, shea butter, marshmallow root, calendula. All ingredients are safe for ingestion, so… Continue Reading >




Benefits of Breastfeeding

Breast milk is the most important food a child can receive in the first months of life.Decades of research have shown that breast milk is a unique substance that cannot be duplicated by artificial means. It is the most complete food for babies as it contains the perfect balance of nutrients that are essential for a baby’s growth and… Continue Reading >




Book Recommendation

There are many reasons that women struggle with breastfeeding. A new book written by International Board Certified Lactation Consultants Diana West and Lisa Marasco can be an extremely useful resource to helping you understand milk production.   A Breastfeeding Mother’s Guide to Making More Milk  addresses many aspects of milk production… Continue Reading >