Monday, October 31, 2011

Happy Halloween!

Human milk for human babies.
Nectar for butterflies and bumblebees.


Since it might be hard to see: Margaret was a butterfly, Isaac was a bumblebee, and I sewed flowers on my shirt and cut a slit in it to nurse. :)

3 comments:

  1. See, nursing costumed children is totally normal! We were out trick or treating and I was nursing Hazel, though covered with a blanket cause I'm not comfortable with my breast out completely (elastic neck peasant top, I just pull it down) and a friend from the ward whispered to me "are you nursing?! Wow, the things we do for our kids, this one is sure for the journal!" and I was like, um, is this not normal to feed your child when hungry no matter where you are?! I didn't say it though, cause I just can't fathom that it would seem a journal worthy even that I nursed my infant cause she was hungry while we were dragging her around with her sisters for them to get candy........I figured you could appreciate my "huh?" moment over that.....

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  2. Awesome! Very clever.

    Last year I made a long blue gown, but put invisible zippers in over the breast seams so that i could open it up to nurse. :)

    I loved my babywearing kangaroo costume too.

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  3. That is so perfect and clever that I really wish I had thought of it! I wonder if my son will be nursing next year. He is one and this year we were pirates together - I did slip my boobs out of my corset top to give him some milkies in costume & character before we left the house!

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