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Is my baby getting enough milk?

A guide to baby getting enough milk, by guest blogger Susan Muraida from Young Women United's Luna Sagrada collective.  Almost all new parents worry if their baby is getting enough milk. It is perfectly normal, and a very reasonable concern. You love your baby and want to do the best…

We All Deserve Self-Care!

Join us at our 2nd anniversary of Sister Sharing Circles where we will be practicing Self-Care! Sister Sharing Circles began in July 2011 as a way for Young Women United’s birth collective members to meet community members through meaningful discussions around birth and parenting, while promoting the free labor and…

Summer Breastfeeding Tips

(For chestfeeding parents, too!) Although Albuquerque has been having amazing mansoon weather this month, we still have our share of hot summer days. As the weather heats up, breastfeeding your little one can pose a new set of challenges. It can be uncomfortable, sweaty and sometimes even difficult. For some,…