Should “Modesty” Apply to Breastfeeding? Nursing tops and more…

Some folks still insist that covering up is important and encourage the use of nursing covers and other tools for “modesty”. They feel that breastfeeding should be done away from public view (especially if boys or men are around!)–even if that means retreating from social functions. 

I’m not going to tell you the “right” way to breastfeed in public, because the only “right” way is whatever works for your baby and honors your own feelings.

Not the feelings of your husband or grandma, or of the strangers who might witness you feeding your baby.  

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