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La Leche League

Non Profit Feature :: La Leche League of Omaha

In 1956 in Illinois seven young mothers began the world’s first ever breastfeeding support and educational organization simply by creating friendships and meeting together for the sole purpose of providing information and practical support  to one another. During the 1950s, breastfeeding was spoken about in hushed tones and usually took place only behind closed doors, […]

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Cha-Cha-Cha-Changes

To introduce myself officially I want to tell you a little story about a gal I “know.”  She is a 37-year-old woman who is happy with life.  She has two amazing daughters: Taylor Mae who is 6 and Charlotte who is 4 years old. They’re done with diapers, nearly done with day care (cue the […]

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A Mother’s Day Wish

As Mother’s Day approaches once again, I brace myself for the roller coaster of feelings that inevitably come with it. Eleven years ago, after months of preparing for our first child, my husband and I had a beautiful baby girl on Mother’s Day. Sounds perfect, doesn’t it? Until you hear that due to complications sustained […]

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Heart of OMB :: Conceive Nebraska

Infertility 101 Did you know that April 22nd kicks off a week long awareness about infertility?  I didn’t either, until 13 years ago when my husband and I were declared “infertile” by our doctor.  The word infertile literally means, “unable to reproduce.” Other words that come with the term: sterile, barren, unproductive. Words that up […]

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Pump with Love

When my first daughter was born, the labor and delivery were not at all what we were expecting. A long labor–turned c-section–wasn’t really the delivery I was hoping for, but we got our baby girl in the end, so it was all worth it. Despite being so tired, I could hardly stay awake. However, my […]

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